Business rates payment

How to pay your business rates

Direct Debit Payment

Your direct debit payment scheduled to be taken on 17 February 2020 will now be taken on 18 February 2020. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

If you pay by any method other then direct debit or debit card over the telephone, you should pay 3 to 5 days before the due date to allow for postal delivery/bank processing. 

Direct Debit

This is the easiest way to pay. Please complete the direct debit form.
Online payments and accounts

You can pay your business rates online and  view your business rates account online


You can pay your Business Rate bill by debit card between 8.30am and 5.30pm on 020 8603 3302

Standing Order

You may set up a standing order to pay your rates via your bank. Please make the order payable in accordance with the instalments detailed on your bill to:

HSBC, 40-15-05, London Borough of Bromley General Account 81462822

and quote your reference number.


Please send cheques and postal orders (no cash) to: PO Box 126, Bromley, BR1 3ZT

Please ensure you always quote your reference number on the reverse and include a payment slip.

  • All cheques should be made payable to "London Borough of Bromley". 
  • If you require a receipt you should enclose a stamped addressed envelope.
  • If you are paying for more than one account please make sure the reference number and amount for each is clearly shown.

Please do not send post-dated cheques as the council cannot accept responsibility for any charges made by your bank resulting from problems with such cheques. 

At a Bank or Building Society

By cheque or cash accompanied by a payment slip. Some banks may charge for this service.

Business rates


Tel: 0300 303 8659

Fax: 0208 464 8016

PO Box 126, Bromley, BR1 3ZT