How to pay your business rates

There are several ways to pay your business rates, but the easiest and best way is by direct debit.

However you pay, always be sure to quote your business rates billing number. It is  on the front of your bill, near the top right-hand corner.

Direct debit

If you have a bank or building society account, the best way to pay your business rates is by direct debit.

We will automatically collect your monthly instalments, as long as there is sufficient money in your account.

Setting up a direct debit

If you are the only person needed to authorise a direct debit instruction, the easiest way to set up a direct debit on your bank account is to use our direct debit set-up web page.

Alternatively, you can set up your direct debit over the phone by calling our Billing and Collection team using the contact details on this page. You can also download and complete a pdf icon direct debit instruction [43kb] form.

Online payments (24-hour service)

Go to our secure online payment system and follow the on-screen instructions.

You can pay with most major debit or credit cards (not Diners Club card or American Express).

If you pay by credit card, you will have to pay a 1.25 per cent surcharge to offset some of the costs we incur for using this payment method.

Telephone (24-hour payment line)

Call our secure telephone payment line on 01252 398373.

You can pay by debit card or credit card (but not Diners Club card or American Express).

If you pay by credit card, you will have to pay a 1.25 per cent surcharge to offset some of the costs we incur for using this payment method.

Payment through your bank

You can ask your bank to make a bill payment to Rushmoor Borough Council:

  • Bank: Lloyds Bank Plc
  • Sort code: 30-80-12
  • Account: Rushmoor Borough Council
  • Account number: 13006860
  • Reference: Quote your business rates billing number

Please send your remittance advice to our Finance Team .

Payment at the council offices

You can pay your business rates at the council offices in Farnborough during normal office hours.

 
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Contacts

Business rates - billing and collection
businessrates@rushmoor.gov.uk
Tel: 01252 398331
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