Problems paying your Council Tax

We want to help you pay your Council Tax and we may be able to come to a payment arrangement that you can afford. If you don't let us know that you are having difficulty making regular payments, you may incur further costs and charges which will have to be paid. Always let us know!

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If you need to get in touch about Council Tax, please use our dedicated online form. 

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Or call us on  01723 232378.

Citizens Advice Bureau

The CAB offers free debt advice. The service provided is both professional and confidential.

Elders Street
SCARBOROUGH
North Yorkshire
YO11 1DZ

Scarborough/Whitby: 01723 368710 Reception Line
03444 111 444 Telephone Advice Line

 

National Debtline
This is a national service providing free, confidential and independent advice by telephone.
 
National Debtline
Tricom House
51-53 Hagley Road
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B16 8TP
 
Tel: 0808 808 4000
 

StepChange Debt Charity

If you’re struggling with debt, StepChange Debt Charity can help. They offer free and impartial debt advice, and can recommend the best way for you to deal with your debts. Give their free Helpline a call on 0800 138 1111.
 
Wade House
Merrion Centre
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS2 8NG
 
Tel: 0800 138 1111

The Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association

This is a national charity which helps service and ex-service men, women and their families in need. 
 
If you need help or welfare support call: 01904 492 562 Mon-Fri 10am - 1pm
 
 

Railway Benevolent Institution

A charity which assists active and retired railway people and their dependants in need.
 

1st floor, Millennium
40 Nantwich Road
Crewe
CW2 6AD

Tel: 0345 241 2885

The Yorkshire Water Community Trust

This is a trust which assists customers who have water rates arrears.
 

The Yorkshire Water Community Trust
PO Box 52
Bradford
West Yorkshire
BD3 7YD

Tel: 0345 1 24 24 26
Email: info@ywct.org.uk

Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution

A charity which helps retired and working farmers and their families in need.
 
Shaw House
21 West Way
Oxford
OX2 0QH
 
Tel: 01865 724931