On Sunday 9 July from 9 am until 12 pm, council tax online services (including pay your council tax) will not be available. Pay online by credit/debit card Pay your Council Tax online using a credit or debit card. Set up a direct debit Set up or update a direct debit to pay your Council Tax. Pay by phone Pay your Council Tax over the phone using a credit or debit card. Pay at a Post Office, PayZone or by standing order Pay your Council Tax by standing order or at a Post Office or Payzone branch. Apply for discounts and exemptions Apply for reductions to your Council Tax bill. Get help paying your Council Tax Let us know if you have problems paying your Council Tax.