My Council Tax Pay, report changes and view your account online. Direct Debit The simplest way to pay your Council Tax or Business Rates is by Direct Debit. Direct Debit is a convenient and secure way to pay. View your account online You can view your Council Tax account online. You can also receive your bills electronically without the need for paper bills. Ways To Pay The Council Report a change of address Apply for a reduction Change your instalments Did you know that you can pay your Council Tax over 12 months rather than the usual ten? Change in circumstances If there is a change in your circumstances, for example, if you move address or start running a business from home, you must inform us immediately.