How to pay

By debit or credit card

If you want to pay your Business Rates by debit or credit card, you can either:

  • Call our 24 hour payment line on 0845 371 9901. Calls to this number will cost you 3 pence per minute, plus your phone provider's access/call charges.

By Direct Debit

Signing up to the Direct Debit scheme means you don't have to queue up to pay your bill. The scheme offers you complete peace of mind as it is guaranteed by your bank. If you want to pay your Business Rates by Direct Debit you can either:

At the Post Office or any Payzone outlet

You can pay by cash or cheque at any Post Office or at any Payzone Outlet. There is no charge for this service.

To do this you will need a payment card. If you do not have one, you can order a payment card.

Pay your Business Rates over 12 months

Changes in the law mean Trafford businesses have the option to pay their Business Rates bills over 12 months if they wish.  If you would like to benefit from the full 12 monthly instalment plan you must complete our Business Rates 12 month Instalment Form.