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We recommend setting up a Direct Debit for your Business Rates account for ease of payment and peace of mind. You will need your Business Rates account number which is located at the top of your bill.
To set up a Direct Debit follow the link below:
Set up a Direct Debit
Alternatively, you can download a Direct Debit instruction. Once completed, this should be returned to firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information on Direct Debits can be found at DirectDebit.co.uk.
You can pay your Business Rates online using a debit or credit card 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You will need your Business Rates account number which is located at the top of your bill.
To make an online payment follow the link below:
Make a payment online
For BACS payments or standing orders, please find Colchester Borough Council’s bank details below:
Sort Code: 30-92-16
Account Number: 00216003
With every payment please quote your Business Rates account number which is located at the top of your bill.
We also advise that you send evidence of remittance to email@example.com with any payment made.
You can make a payment using our automated payments line by calling 01206 282 725. You will need your Business Rates account number (beginning with a ‘6’) and your debit or credit card details.
Alternatively, you can pay by phone by calling the Business Rates team on 01206 282 300 and choosing option 2.