Pay your Eastbourne Council Tax by Direct Debit to Eastbourne Borough Council
Direct Debit is the easiest way to pay. It is our preferred method, it is simple and easy to set up and saves you time.
Have you recently moved home? You need to tell us of the change first, so we can issue you with a bill before you can pay by Direct Debit
You can download and complete the Direct Debit instruction below or use the Direct Debit form enclosed with your Council Tax bill, and return it to: Customer First, 1 Grove Road, Eastbourne, BN21 4TW.
Council Tax direct debit mandate form for Eastbourne Borough Council (PDF 101KB)
- We offer four payment dates each month of 1st, 7th, 15th and 25th of the month.
- When we have set up the Direct Debit you will receive a revised Council Tax bill confirming your instalment dates and amounts.
- Unless your Direct Debit is cancelled we will collect by this method each year.
If you have a Council Tax reference number, you can also contact us if you would like to pay by Direct Debit.
Pay your Eastbourne Council Tax online to Eastbourne Borough Council
Paying your Council Tax online is easy, secure and convenient. Make a payment to Eastbourne Borough Council.
Pay Council Tax by telephone
Paying by telephone is convenient with our 24 hour automated payment line 0800 288 8097. Calls to this number are free from a UK landline, but charges may apply from mobiles.
Pay Council Tax by electronic banking or standing order
Our bank account details for Eastbourne Borough Council are:
Sort code: 30-80-12
You must include your 8 digit Eastbourne Council Tax account reference 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 reach us.
If you pay by Standing Order and would like to cancel it, please contact your bank.
Pay Council Tax at your local shop by PayPoint
You can now pay your Council Tax with a barcode that can be found at the bottom of your council tax bill at these outlets.
Pay Council Tax at the Post Office
You can pay at any Post Office by cash or cheque.
Pay Council Tax at our office
You can make a cash payment in our payment kiosk at:
1 Grove Road
Please quote your 8 digit Council Tax account reference number on your payment.