You can pay your bill by a number of methods:

Direct Debit

Direct Debit is the easiest and most convenient way to pay and you have all the control. If you have the authority to authorise Direct Debit please phone the Business rates team on 0191 278 7878 between 8am and 6pm Monday to Thursday and 8am to 4.30pm on Friday or print off the application form and send it to us at
Business rates
Newcastle City Council
Civic Centre
Newcastle upon Tyne
You will need Adobe Acrobat installed on your computer to be able to read this form - it is available free from the Adobe website.

Internet banking

If you would like to pay using your own internet banking service, our Bank details are:
Branch: Lloyds Bank Plc, Newcastle upon Tyne
Sort Code:  30-93-71
Account Number:  63352060
Account Name: Newcastle City Council Account
To assist us to allocate your payment and avoid the possibility of a reminder, please quote your full Business rates reference number, which can be found on your bill.

Standing order

You can set up a standing order with your bank.  They will give you a form to fill in indicating the amount to be paid each month.


Payment remittance advice notes should be sent either by:

Fax number: 0191 277 4762 or

Email address:

You must instruct your bank 10 days before payment is due.


Page last updated: 
28 March 2018
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