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Paying your business rates

There are a number of different ways to pay your business rates. 

Pay by Direct Debit

Set up a Direct Debit by calling 01594 812532 if the bank account you are going to pay from is a personal account, or you are the only person required to set up a direct debit.

You can change the way you pay using our online form.

Change your payment method online

Pay by BACS

You can set up a standing order or make payments via BACS using our bank details. You will need to quote your non-domestic rate account reference number.

Pay online

Pay business rates online using a credit or debit card. You will need your non-domestic rate account number and your payment card details.

Make a business rates payment online

Pay by telephone

Pay by calling 01594 812675 at any time using our automated service. You will need your non-domestic rate bill number and your card details.

Pay by cheque

Cheques should be made payable to ‘Forest of Dean District Council’ and be sent to:

Forest of Dean District Council
High Street
GL16 8HG

Write your name, address and business rates account reference on the back of the cheque.