Northampton Borough Council
Northampton Borough Council

How to make a payment to us

Please note...

If you're looking to pay an enforcement agency (bailiffs), you will need to pay them directly.

Pay an enforcement agency

Pay online

Our website provides a secure payment facility so that you can pay for council services online, hassle free.  (please note that a commission charge of 1.34% applies to credit card transactions)

Direct Debit

The easy way to pay your council tax, Business Rates and rent.  Complete a direct debit form here.


Please phone our 24 hr Telephone Line on 01604 838383

Citizen's Account

Why not manage all of your bills online with a Citizen's Account.  You can view a full statement of your account, payments made and due, discount and exemption details and much more!

Payzone and Post Office

Payments can be made at most outlets where you see the Payzone sign (not valid for business rates) and at all Post Offices.

You can take your bill into the Payzone retailer or Post Office and your payment will be receipted using the unique barcode printed on it. This service is free of charge.
Your nearest outlet can be found here: