Paying your Council Tax
Paying online is easy and secure.
By Direct Debit
To set up a Direct Debit, telephone: 0300 123
7 022 between 8am - 7pm (Monday - Friday). Please have your
bank account details to hand.
Alternatively, complete a Council Tax Direct Debit mandate form (PDF, 120KB) and return to:
Revenues and Benefits
PO Box 187
You can also email the form to us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please make sure that you include your Council Tax reference number on the completed form.
Please make cheques payable to Cheshire West and Chester Council. Please do not send post-dated cheques.
At the Post Office
You can pay your Council Tax at your local Post Office, there is no additional transaction fee for this service. Payment can be made by cash, cheque or debit card. When your bill arrives, you will notice a barcode, you should take this bill with you to the Post Office.
- Find your local Post Office: online branch finder
At a retail outlet using PayPoint
You can pay your Council Tax at your local retail store that displays a PayPoint sign. Payment can be made by cash only at these locations. When your bill arrives, you will notice a barcode, you should take this bill with you to the PayPoint outlet.
- Find your nearest PayPoint outlet: PayPoint store locator
Internet, telephone banking or standing order
If you would like to set up a standing order or your bank allows you to access your bank account by phone or internet, the details you will need are:
- sort code 30-91-92
- account number 02895329
You will also need to quote your Council Tax account
Alternatively, you can telephone: 0300 123 7 022 between 8am - 7pm (Monday - Friday) and we will send you a Bankers order form.
You can also pay with most debit and credit cards using our 24 hour payment line on 0300 123 7029.
Access your Council Tax account online
You can now register to access your Council Tax account information online using our eCitizen self service facility. Once registered you will be able to view details of your Council Tax bill including payments made and installments due and see any bills or notices we have sent to you.
If you would like to sign up to receive your Council Tax bill by email please contact us at: email@example.com
Please ensure you quote your Council Tax Account reference.