Paying your council tax
You can pay your council tax in the following ways.
Online via our secure website
Call us on 01524 582900 to set up a direct debit.
Telephone (24 hours)
By credit card or debit card. Call 0845 6017297.
Through your bank/online banking quoting the council's account details as follows:
- Your council tax account reference (as printed on your council tax bill)
- Sort code: 08-90-15
- Account reference: 61213564
Use your swipe card or barcoded bill to pay at any Post Office.
Post your payment to us. Make your cheque or postal order payable to Lancaster City Council and write ‘account payee’ down the centre of your cheque if it isn’t there already. Write your reference number on the back.
Send your cheque to: Revenue Services, PO Box 4, Town Hall, Lancaster, LA1 1QR.
Unfortunately, we can not accept post-dated cheques. Please do not send cash through the post.