Pay your council tax

Set up a Direct Debit or find out other ways you can pay your council tax.

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Pay your council tax online

You'll need your council tax reference number, which is on your latest bill.

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By Direct Debit 

The easiest way to pay your council tax is by Direct Debit.

You can choose to pay in 10 or 12 monthly instalments and the date you'd like to pay.

Set up a Direct Debit by registering for Council Tax Online.

You'll need to upload the top part of your bank statement to confirm the account belongs to you. Please have this ready.

Submit online

Over the phone

You'll need your council tax reference number and your credit or debit card.

Call  0141 577 3030 to pay by card using our automated system.

By bank transfer

To pay using a banking app, online banking or in a branch you'll need your council tax reference number. 

Our account details are:

  • Account number: 00573135
  • Sort code: 82-63-25

By cheque

You'll need your council tax reference number to pay by cheque at one of our council offices:

East Renfrewshire Council
Eastwood Park
Rouken Glen Road
G46 6UG

East Renfrewshire Council
Main Street
G78 1SY 

or you can post us a cheque.

Write your property address and your council tax reference number on the back.

Make your cheque payable to East Renfrewshire Council and post to:

East Renfrewshire Council
Council Tax Team
211 Main Street
G78 1SY

By cash

You can pay by cash at our Barrhead cash office 

Opening hours are:  9am to 4:15pm ( Mon - Fri )
closed between 12 noon to 1pm

Please note: cash is not accepted at our Eastwood Headquarters.


Last modified on 4 May 2023