Coronavirus: Changes to restrictions

Only meet indoors with people you live with or your support bubble. Up to 6 people or 2 households can meet outside. Work from home if you can. If you have symptoms get a test and stay at home.

Coronavirus: Information and advice
  • Payments are made automatically and payment dates will not be missed
  • You remain in control and have a money back guarantee
  • It saves you time and money – no queues, cheques or stamps

The correct payment will be debited from your chosen bank account on the same date each month which means no more queuing or worrying about forgetting to pay.

Set up online

You can set up a Direct Debit online.

Set up a direct debit

Set up by phone

Or set up a Direct Debit by phone: 0161 770 6622 (have your bank details and council tax account reference ready).

Direct Debit dates

You have a choice of four dates when setting up a direct debit agreement, the 1st, 8th, 15th, or 24th of the month.


All Direct Debit, Internet and Telephone Payments will be shown on your bank statement.