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Other ways to pay

Pay online through your bank

The Council's bank details for receiving payment are:

  • Barclays Bank Plc
  • Sort Code: 20-18-62
  • Account Number: 163155692

Please note: you must quote your Council Tax, business rates, parking fine, ground rent or invoice reference number when paying online through your bank.

24 hour telephone payment

Out of office hours you can make a payment over the telephone using our automated service by calling 0303 123 1702.

At the Post Office or PayPoint

Your Council Tax bill has a barcode on it which can be used at any Post Office or PayPoint to make a payment.

Telephone payment

You can make a payment by calling our Customer Services team on 0303 123 1702 between 8.45am-16.45pm, Mon-Fri.

By cheque through the post

Send a cheque through the post. Cheques should be made payable to 'Allerdale Borough Council' with your name, address and account number clearly marked on the back.

Cheques should be sent to:

Allerdale Borough Council
Allerdale House
CA14 3YJ