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2. Direct Debit

Your regular payment of Council Tax or Housing Rent can be paid in this way. This is the most cost effective method for the council, spreads the cost for you and avoids you falling into arrears.

Please note: the online option is not available for Business Rates. To set up a direct debit for Business Rates please use the form below.

The easiest way to set up a Direct Debit with us is to provide us with your details online:


Direct Debit bank instructions (mandates)

Business Rates
Please use the Business Rates Direct Debit mandate form which can be printed out and returned to us in the post.

Housing Rents
Please use the  Housing Rents Direct Debit Mandate form which can then be printed out, completed and then returned to us in the post.

Other services
Please contact us online for a mandate for:

  • Council tax
  • Home call alarms
  • Service charge & ground rent
  • River & canals
  • Trade waste