Pay your Business Rates

Pay by Direct Debit 

You can set up your Direct Debit payment online.  We will send you a bill confirming the new instalment arrangements:

Set up a Direct Debit

Direct debit is the easiest way to pay. Payments are made automatically by your bank or building society and you're fully protected by the Direct Debit Guarantee.

We offer you a choice of dates on which you can pay your Business Rates, but only if you pay by Direct Debit. This means that you can pay your monthly instalments on a date more convenient for you.

Pay Online

Pay your Business Rates online

Pay by Telephone 

Use our Automated Payment telephone line: 01865 249811 (select Option 1 to make a payment).


  • Bank sort code: 20 71 29
  • Name of Bank: Barclays, Reading
  • Name of Account: Oxford City Council
  • Bank Account Number: 30750662

Please quote your Business Rates account number when making a payment. If you are sending remittance advice please send to