Council Tax Payments
You can pay your Council Tax bill by Direct Debit, over the Internet, over the phone, by Standing Order, Internet banking or in person at the Post Office.
Direct Debit is simple, convenient and a secure way to pay. Set up your Direct Debit online. You can also print the Direct Debit mandate [655kb] and return; or call us on 01775 761161, selecting option four (Council Tax or Business Rates), followed by option three, during normal office hours and we'll do it there and then for you. Please have your Council Tax account number and bank details ready when you call.
Pay your bill by debit card using our secure Online facility. You can also check your account balance through this service.
Ring 0345 3409310 to use our 24 hour automated telephone payment service. Calls are charged at local rate. You will need to have your Council Tax account number and card details ready. You can also contact us to make a card payment during working hours. Please ring 01775 761161 and select option two to make a payment. Please have your account number and card details ready.
Standing Order and Online Banking
To pay by Standing Order contact your bank. They will need to know the amounts to be paid, dates due and your Council Tax account number - these are all found on your bill. They will also need our bank details, which are:
SOUTH HOLLAND DISTRICT COUNCIL - LLOYDS BANK
SORT CODE: 30-00-00
BANK ACCOUNT NUMBER: 00211567
Post Office (fees apply)
You can pay at any Post Office by filling in a Standard Transcash form. Our Girobank Account Number is 2154625. You must put your account number on the form (shown on your bill). Please allow at least five working days for these payments to reach us.
12 Monthly Instalments
Did you know that you can pay your Council Tax over 12 months rather than the usual ten? The full 12 instalments can only be given at the start of the financial year, where we have received sufficient notice. Where we cannot give 12, you will be given the maximum number of instalments to the end of the financial year. If you would like to opt in to the 12 month instalment plan, call us on 01775 761161 selecting option four, followed by option three, during normal office hours and we'll do it there and then for you. Please have your Council Tax account number when you call.