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Pay your Business Rates

You can pay you Business Rates in lots of different ways, including by Direct Debit, online with your debit or credit card, by Bank Transfer or paying in instalments.

Direct Debit

If you choose to pay by Direct Debit your payment will be taken on the 1st of each month. 

If you are the bank account holder and the bill you want to pay is in your name, a Direct Debit instruction can be set up or amended:

        
  • By downloading and printing a direct debit mandate. When completed, please return it to us     
  • By calling Customer Services with your bank account details to hand    

You do not have to complete a new form every year. The Direct Debit Guarantee governs all payments. We will send you a Business Rates bill advising you of your full instalment plan at least 14 days before your first instalment is due.

Online

Pay online now with your Debit or Credit Card

You will need your reference number as printed on your bill or invoice, and your Debit / Credit Card details. We accept most major cards. 

Once your payment card details have been submitted to us and your payment card company has approved your payment, it will be processed within 3 working days.

Telephone

You can pay Business Rates over the phone by calling: 01572 722 577

You will need your reference number as printed on your bill or invoice, and your Debit / Credit Card details. We accept most major cards. 

Once your payment card details have been submitted to us and your payment card company has approved your payment, it will be processed within 3 working days.

Bank Transfer

You can make a payment from your bank account to ours. You must remember to quote your business rates account number which can be found on your bill.

Our bank details are: :

Lloyds Bank, Oakham

Sort Code: 30-64-10 

Account: 37780460

Paying in instalments

Business Rates is usually payable by 10 monthly instalments from April through to January. You can also choose to pay in 12 monthly instalments from April to March. If you would like to do this please email localtaxation@rutland.gov.uk and request 12 instalments. Each instalment is due on 1st day of each month.

Please note that if you receive a bill later in the year, you might be granted fewer instalments to reflect the remaining months left in  the financial year.
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