You can pay for council services using our online system, via your bank, by telephone or in person.  

Pay your Council Tax

Pay your business rates

Pay your housing rent

► Pay for planning or building control applications

► Pay for garden waste collection service

Go straight to our other related services

► Parking ticket (PCN)

Pay an invoice (sundry debtor payment)

► Fixed Penalty Notices

Other ways to pay 

Pay by telephone 

To pay by phone: please call 01799 510551 to use our automated telephone system. This service is available 24 hours a day. 

During office hours you can call us on 01799 510510 to speak to one of our customer service centre staff who will be able to take a payment from you.

Internet banking

We can accept internet banking payments. We would request that you include your reference number in any payment. The council's bank details are Account number 20999555 Sort Code 20-74-21.
Please note: If you wish  to make payments to your Rent Account (for council dwellings and garages only) you should use the following bank details: Account number 80940143 Sort code 20-74-21.

Pay in person

You can pay at our customer service centres at London Road, Saffron Walden and The Library, White Hart Way, Great Dunmow. We are able to take credit and debit card payments for all services.

Cash payments

Please note, we do not have the facility to accept cash payments at our Saffron Walden offices. Cash payments can only be deposited in our ATM machine located at Great Dunmow Library, White Hart Way, Great Dunmow, CM6 1FS.