Pay rent by Direct Debit
Direct Debit is the easiest way to pay. It is simple and easy to set up and saves you time.
Make regular payments by signing up to pay automatically by Direct Debit.You can choose to pay fortnightly, monthly or four-weekly in advance. Monthly payments are requested on the 1st of every month.
Download and complete the Direct Debit instruction below and return it to: Housing Services, Lewes District Council, Southover House, Southover Road, Lewes, BN7 1AB You can download a new Direct Debit form and fill it in with your new details and send it to us. Please write on the form if it is a change to a current Direct Debit.
Pay rent online
Paying online is easy, secure and convenient. Make a payment to Lewes District Council. You need your 12 digit rent account reference number handy to process your payment.
Pay rent by telephone
Paying by telephone is convenient with our 24 hour automated payment line. Call 0800 023 7080. Calls to this number are free from a UK landline, but charges may apply from mobiles.
Pay rent by electronic banking or standing order
Our bank details are:
Sort Code: 30-80-12
Please quote your 12 digit rent account number against the payment or standing order. If paying by Standing Order, please ensure you set up your arrangement to debit your bank account at least 5 banking days before your instalment is due to us.
Pay rent by post
You can send payment to:
Cheques should be made payable to Lewes District Council. Please quote your 12 digit rent account number on the back of the cheque. Post dated cheques are not accepted.
Do not send cash through the post. We do not issue receipts.
Pay rent at your local shop by PayPoint
You can pay your rent using your payment card at any outlet displaying the PayPoint logo using cash only.
Contact us to order a payment card.
Pay rent at the Post Office
You can pay at any Post Office by cash and cheque.