How do I pay?

The following methods of payment are available for business rates:

Online Payment

Pay online using a credit or debit card via the council’s online payment facility.

Telephone

Pay over the phone using a credit or debit card.
Please call the Business Rates Office on 0151 443 4126/4069.

Direct Debit

Direct Debit is the council’s preferred method of payment. All payments made by direct debit are protected by the direct debit guarantee.
If you currently pay by any other method and would like to set up a direct debit, please call 0151 443 4126 / 4069 and make sure you have your bank account details to hand.
Alternatively, download a direct debit instruction by clicking here and return to the Business Rates Office, Knowsley MBC, Archway Road,
Huyton, L36 9YU

Download a direct debit form (Microsoft Word).

Post

Post your payment to the Director of Finance, Business Rates Office, Knowsley MBC, Archway Road, Huyton, L36 9YU.

Cheques and postal orders should be crossed and made payable to ‘Metropolitan Borough of Knowsley’. Please ensure that you include your account reference number with your payment.

Standing Order

You can set up a standing order with your bank, quoting Knowsley Council’s account number: 73951685 and sort code: 20-50-94. Please ensure that you quote your business rates account number, including the prefix ‘BR’.