Tuesday 22nd October 2019
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Ways to pay your council tax

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There are many ways to pay your Council Tax but the easiest way is to pay online now.


Pay now

There is no charge for ​using a debit or credit card.

Direct Debit

Direct Debit is the simplest, safest, most secure and reliable way to pay your Council Tax.

  • spread your payments
  • never miss a payment - payment is automatically taken from your account when your bill is due
  • no queueing at the bank or writing cheques

Follow this link to set up or amend a direct debit.

Find out more: Direct Debits - a brief summary


Call our automated telephone payment system 24 hours a day on 0300 456 2725 and pay by credit or debit card.

Please note there is no charge for using a debit or credit​ card.

Bank payment

Make a one off payment or set up a standing order through your bank.

Our bank details are as follows:

Account name: Luton Borough Council
Sort code: 30-66-76
Bank account number: 17256862

Please quote your Council Tax reference number when making a payment.

Town Hall - self service kiosk

Pay by cash or cheque at one of the self service kiosks in the Customer Services Centre at the Town Hall.

Self service kiosks are available between 8am and 7pm, Monday to Friday - a receipt and change are provided.

You will need to bring your council tax reference number with you.

Town Hall location map

Post Office

Take your bill to your nearest Post Office and pay by debit card, cash or cheque.

Find Post Offices in Luton.


Pay at one of the PayPoint outlets in local shops across Luton.

Find PayPoint outlets in Luton.


Pay your rent or Council Tax at Payzone outlets across Luton.

Find Payzone outlets in Luton.


Cheques or postal orders should be made payable to Luton Borough Council.

Please write your account reference number on the back and send to:

Council tax
Luton Borough Council
Town Hall
George Street

Please allow up to 7 working days for your payment to reach your account.

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