Payment may be made in a number of ways, our preferred method of payment is by Direct Debit.
This is the only method of payment that gives you a choice in payment dates - the 1st or 15th of the Month.
Alternatively, to pay by Direct Debit complete the application form below, or telephone us on Leicester (0116) 288 8961 option 3, and we can take the information over the phone.
Debit / Credit Card
Payments may be made by using our automated payment line (0116) 257 2850. This line can be used 24 hours a day, every day of the week.
Payments can be taken over the telephone by contacting us on (0116) 288 8961, or in person at our Customer Service Centre at 40 Bell Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1AD
We do not accept American Express.
Payments may be made at any Paypoint or Post Office. You will need to take your annual bill or reminder to the cashier who will scan the barcode within the letter. You can then make payment. There are thousands of stores nationally available to use. Please use the following link to find your nearest payment location: https://consumer.paypoint.com/
To make payments at the Customer Service Centres. Please complete the payment envelope provided, insert your cheque and deposit in the secure payment box at 40 Bell Street, Wigston. Payments will be processed on the next working day.
If you post your cheque, Please send to Oadby and Wigston Borough Council, Council Offices, Station Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2DR
Please make cheques payable to 'Oadby and Wigston Borough Council' and in all cases please quote your account reference number and address so that we correctly allocate the payment.
Internet or Telephone Banking
To make a payment using this method please quote your account reference number and use our bank details:
National Westminster Bank
Sort Code 54-21-50
Account Number 13754432
Please note that payments made via the Internet, bill pay or Electronic Banking may take 3 to 5 working days to reach us.
Number of Payments
For demands issued in March, each year Council tax is normally payable over 10 payments starting in April, many people prefer this as it means they have two months when a payment is not required.
However, you can choose to pay over 12 months (April to March). To arrange this please contact us and we will arrange this for the next annual demand.
If you have just moved into the area, the number of payments will be dependant on the number of months remaining in the financial year.
If your account has been passed to one of our agents to collect, you can also make payments to them online by clicking on the links below.
Last updated: Thursday, 2 July 2020 10:51 am