All ways to pay your council tax
Pay by direct debit
If you have a bank or building society account, direct debit is the easiest and safest way to pay.
You can choose to pay on the following dates; 1, 18 or 28 of the month, or each Friday.
You can set up a direct debit online or call 020 8690 9666
Other ways to pay
If you're not paying by direct debit, all payments are due by the first of the month.
Our secure online form is available 24 hours a day. You will be taken to our secure site, where you will be asked for your card details.
This system validates your account details before your payment is completed, ensuring that your payment is allocated swiftly.
If you provide your email address we will send you an automated receipt or your payment.
You can pay your council tax by debit or credit card by using our direct telephone line 020 8690 8707.
Our account details are:
1 Churchill Place
London, E14 5HP
Sort code 20-00-00
Account number: 93380513
Please quote your council tax account number when paying by this method.
cash:you will need your bill with a barcode on it.
cheque: make cheques payable to Post Office Ltd.
Pay in shops or garages where you see the PayPoint sign. You will need your bill with a barcode on it.
Find your nearest PayPoint agent.
If you have overpaid your council tax you can claim a refund.