How to pay your council tax
council tax account details, see how much your next Council Tax
instalment is and when it's due to be paid etc. using new Self Service Facility
Other payment methods:
the direct debit
and return it to us or call us on 01902 696664,
having your sort code and account number ready. You've got a
choice of payment dates: 1st, 15th or 25th of each
: you can pay
your Council Tax directly and securely using the 24 hour online
facility. Log on to our website: www.sstaffs.gov.uk/payments
and have your Council Tax account number and debit / credit card
: you can pay
by Banks Automated Clearing System (BACS). BACS payments can be set
up directly with your bank or through internet banking.
Payment must be made by the first day of each
. When making BACS payments you will need to
Your Council Tax Account Number: 1_______,
Sort Code: 20-81-00 and account number 23733254.
Standing Order: If
you want to pay by Standing Order then you need to quote the
following details when you advise your bank: South
Staffordshire Council, Barclay's Bank, Sort Code: 20-81-00 Account
Number: 23733254 and quoting the account reference shown on the
front of your bill.
By Post: Do not enclose your bill with
your payment, please retain for your records.
Don't send cash through the
post - it's not secure and we won't issue you with a receipt.
Only post cheques or postal orders. It should
be made payable to South Staffordshire District Council and sent to
the address below. Please write your account reference and
your name and address on the reverse of your cheque.
Credit or Debit Card: You can
pay by credit or debit card either by visiting the council offices
- or by calling us on 01902 696664. You will need to quote
your Council Tax Account Reference.
24 Hour Telephone Payment
You can also pay using our dedicated automated
payment line: (01902) 696678
Post Office Counters & Paypoint
Outlets: You must use the barcode on your most
recent bill or reminder notice each time you use this service.
Please note some outlets may only accept cash payments.
Other payments: all debit/credit card and
cheque payments must be paid on or before the first day of
each month. You can pay by Debit Card or Credit Card at
the Council Offices. Please note that cheque or cash payments
are accepted through a deposit box facility. You will not be
given a receipt for your payment. Cheques should be made
payable to “South Staffordshire Council”. You can also post
your cheque to South Staffordshire Council at the address
overleaf. Please ensure that you write your account number,
your name and the address of the property to which the payment
relates on the back of your cheque. Cheques must be posted so
that they reach us before the instalment date. Please allow
at least five working days for your payment to reach us, and to be
processed through the banking and council’s systems. We do
not issue receipts for payments sent by post.
Please do not include your bill with your
payment as it will not be returned to you.
Payments over 12 months
You can ask to pay your Council Tax over 12
months. Please contact the office to request this.
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