The council recommends payment of council tax by direct debit.
Choosing to pay by direct debit means you can:
Save money on postage and stationery
Avoid travelling costs and queuing
Avoid forgetting to pay on time and possibly being subject to court action
Payment of council tax by direct debit
10 monthly instalments April to January
11 monthly instalments April to February
12 monthly instalments April to March
Payments can be made on either the 1
This is based on a full years' bill issued in March. The number of instalments will be reduced proportionately for bills issued during the year, or late applications.
Payment of business rates by direct debit
The direct debit guarantee
This Guarantee is offered by all banks and building societies that accept instructions to pay Direct Debits.
If there are any changes to the amount, date or frequency of your Direct Debit Walsall Council will notify you 10 working days in advance of your account being debited or as otherwise agreed. If you request Walsall Council to collect a payment, confirmation of the amount and date will be given to you at the time of the request.
If an error is made in the payment of your Direct Debit, by Walsall Council or your bank or building society, you are entitled to a full and immediate refund of the amount paid from your bank or building society.
If you receive a refund you are not entitled to, you must pay it back when Walsall Council asks you to
You can cancel a Direct Debit at any time by simply contacting your bank or building society. Written confirmation may be required. Please also notify us