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Pay your business rates

You can pay you business rates...


Direct Debit

Direct Debit logo.Download a Direct Debit mandate.


Direct Debit provides a secure and easy way to pay your bills. It gives the opportunity to pay on the 1st, 15th or 25th of the month, and to spread your payments over 10 or even 12 months.


You can now sign up for Direct Debit over the telephone - please call 01723 232378





Paying online is easy and secure.


We accept:


  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Switch/Maestro
  • Delta



Pay your business rates online >




By phone

Telephone Payments. Please call the Council's 24 hour Automated Telephone Payments System on free phone number 0800 0830493 and listen to the menu selections, and remember to press * after each section as instructed.



In person

Pay Point logoCash Payments. For customers who prefer to pay with cash, payments can be made at local Post Office or retail outlets where the PayPoint sign is displayed.


When you receive your bill displaying the PayPoint barcode you need to take your bill to any Post Office, or retail outlets where you see the PayPoint symbol. To find the nearest outlet, please visit:



By post

Cheque or postal Order by post.
Cheques should be made payable to Scarborough Borough Council and crossed. Please also include your Business Rate account number.
A handling charge of £10.00 will be made where a cheque is returned due to lack of funds.
Please send cheques to:
Scarborough Borough Council
Town Hall
St Nicholas Street
North Yorkshire
YO11 2HG

Council bank details

Direct credits account No 47561459
Sort code 54-41-24

NatWest Bank PLC



YO11 1UN

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Customer First
Town Hall
St Nicholas Street
North Yorkshire
YO11 2HG
Telephone: 01723 232323
Fax: 01723 506600
Scarborough Borough Council,Town Hall, St Nicholas Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire. YO11 2HG
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