How To Pay In Mid Suffolk

You can choose how you pay your Business Rates:

  • Annually on receipt of the bill
  • Two half yearly instalments (in April and October)
  • 10 monthly instalments (on 14th of the month)

You can arrange to pay over 12 months. To set this up please email us by 1 April requesting this option.

It is important that you contact us as soon as possible if you are finding it difficult to make payments. Please do not wait for a reminder notice to arrive. If you contact us early before recovery proceedings have commenced we can consider your position and it may be possible to agree other arrangements.

Your bill can be paid in any of the following ways:

Direct Debit

Take the worry out of bill paying and let your bank or building society pay your tax instalments direct to the Council. You can pay on either the 1st or 14th of the month.

Set Up An Online Direct Debit for Business Rates in Mid Suffolk

Only download a Direct Debit form if you are unable to complete the form online.

Make an Online Payment

You can pay online using your debit or credit card. You will need your Business Rate account reference number shown on your Business Rates bill.

Pay Business Rates Online

Using your Credit or Debit Card

If you would like to pay by your credit or debit card please call 0300 123 4000 (Option 1). This is a 24 hour automated system. This call will cost you 3 pence per minute plus your phone company’s access charge.

You will need your Business Rates account reference shown on your Business Rates bill.

Telephone/Internet banking or standing order

The details you will need are:

  • Sort code 30-99-85
  • Account number 00716577

You will also need to quote your Business Rates Account Reference. Remember that payments can take a number of working days to reach us.

If you are transferring money from overseas, the IBAN you will need is: GB53 LOYD 3099 8500 7165 77

Request a Refund

If you have made an overpayment, or your Business Rates account is in credit, you can request a refund online:

Request a refund