Paying your Council Tax
Ways to pay your billYour Council Tax bill shows how much you must pay. This page provides advice on the many ways you can pay your bill.
By Direct Debit
Direct debit is the easiest and most cost-effective way to pay your bill. It is quick and easy to arrange - all you need to do is call us and we will sort out all the rest for you.
You can choose to make your payments on either the 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd or 28th of each month. You can also choose to make payments every two weeks or every four weeks.
If you choose not to pay by direct debit, you must pay your Council Tax on the 1st of each payment month.
To sign up for our direct debit scheme click here or phone the Council Tax Office on 0141 287 0300 with your bank details.
Please view our Fair Processing Statement to see how we use the personal information you provide on our forms.
Phone the Council Tax Office on 0141 287 0300 to pay your bill by debit or credit card. The automated payment option is available 24 hours, 7 days per week, including Public Holidays.
On the internet
By cheque or postal order
Please make your cheque or postal order payable to 'Glasgow City Council'. Write your Council Tax reference number on the back of your cheque or postal order and send it to:
Glasgow City Council
City Centre Service Desk
PO Box 36
45 John Street
By standing order
To make payment by standing order you must instruct your bank to make payments to Sort Code 83-44-00, Account Number 00223187. You can also print out our Standing Order Mandate [64kb] or phone 0141 287 5050 to have one sent to you. Remember that you must contact your bank whenever your monthly payment amount changes.
Monthly instalment date
If you do not currently pay by direct debit, your instalments are due on the 1st of each payment month.
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