How to pay your council tax

You can pay in many ways, including Direct Debit, online, phone, post or in person.

Set up or amend a Direct Debit

If you pay by Direct Debit you can choose to pay over 10 or 12 months - you can also choose to pay on the 10th, 20th or last day of the month.

You’ll need:

  • your council tax account number (this can be found on your bill)
  • your bank account number and sort code
  • the name(s) on the bank account
Set up or amend a Direct Debit online

Debit card

You'll need your council tax account number - your account number can be found on your bill.

Online

Make a debit card payment online

By phone

Pay by phone using our 24 hour automated payment line:

0113 395 7100

Online banking, telephone banking and standing orders

Your council tax account number should be used as the reference number. Your account number can be found on your bill.

Name of organisation: Leeds City Council
Bank and branch name: National Westminster Bank, 8 Park Row, Leeds LS1 1QS
Branch address: Head Office Collection
Account number: 00000000
Sort code: 57-12-72

In person

You'll need a copy of your council tax bill. Take your bill to pay at a:

Post

Make cheques payable to Leeds City Council. Your council tax account number should be used as the reference number. Your account number can be found on your bill.

Write your account number on the back of the cheque and post it to:

Leeds City Council
P.O. Box 60
Leeds
LS2 8JR


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