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Luton Borough Council

Ways to pay your Council Tax


There are many ways to pay your Council Tax but the easiest way is to pay online now.


There's no charge for using a debit or credit card.

Direct Debit

Direct Debit is the simplest, safest, most secure and reliable way to pay your Council Tax.

  • spread your payments
  • never miss a payment - payment is automatically taken from your account when your bill is due
  • no queueing at the bank or writing cheques

Set up or amend a direct debit

Find out more: Direct Debits - a brief summary


Call our automated telephone payment system 24 hours a day on 0300 456 2725 and pay by credit or debit card.

We recommend that you listen to all payment options to ensure the correct one is chosen for a successful payment.

Please note there is no charge for using a debit or credit card.

Bank payment

Make a one off payment or set up a standing order through your bank.

Our bank details are as follows:
Account name: Luton Borough Council
Sort code: 30-66-76
Bank account number: 17256862

Please quote your Council Tax reference number when making a payment.

Post Office

Take your bill to your nearest Post Office and pay by debit card, cash or cheque.

Find Post Offices in Luton.


Pay at one of the PayPoint outlets in local shops across Luton.

Find PayPoint outlets in Luton.


Cheques or postal orders should be made payable to Luton Borough Council.

Please write your account reference number on the back and send to:

Council Tax
Luton Borough Council
Town Hall
George Street

Please allow up to 7 working days for your payment to reach your account.

Enquiry form

Contact us via this form if you can't find the information you're looking for.

Complete our enquiry form

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