Pay your Council Tax
Over 55% of our customers pay their Council Tax by Direct
Debit. It is the easiest and most convenient method of
payment with a choice of payment dates: 1st,
16th or 28th of each month.
You can use our online form to set up a direct debit
to pay your council tax.
If you have received a Reminder, Final Notice, Summons or any
other Enforcement action you should NOT complete the online Direct
Debit form but contact Council Tax Recovery on 01639 686188 (option
3) without delay.
Set up a Direct Debit >>
Paying online is easy and secure and can be made via your Debit
card. Just remember to have your bill to
hand as you
will need your reference number.
Tax online >>
Other ways to pay your Council Tax
Use our 24 hour payment line number
0161 622 6919. We will need the following
- Your Council Tax reference number which can be found on your
- Your debit card details
Payments can be taken over the counter at the following
locations (Monday to Friday 9am to 3.15pm):
- Cash office, Civic Centre, Neath;
- cash office, Civic Centre, Port Talbot;
We accept cash, cheques, chip and pin debit and credit
cards as method of payment. There is a surcharge for the use of
You can pay at any Post Office. You can only pay the full
amount of the instalment due. You must take your council tax bill
with you each time you make a payment. Please be aware your payment
may not reach your account for a few days.
Cheque payments by post addressed to Cash Office, Civic
Centre, Neath, SA11 3QZ. Please make cheques payable to Neath Port
Talbot CBC and ensure you write your council tax reference and name
and address on the back of your cheque.