Paying your Business Rates
We offer different ways for you to easily pay your Business Rates
How to pay your Business Rates
This is a simple, safe and convenient way to pay your Business Rates. If you want to pay by direct debit or change your bank details if you already pay by direct debit please complete our online form, or call the Revenues Unit on 01506 282020 (option 2) to set up your direct debit over the phone.
You can pay your Business Rates online by using the council's online payment system. You need to have your Business Rates account number and your debit or credit card to make a payment.
Notice to Customers
West Lothian Council take fraud prevention and security very seriously. All payment transactions take place within a secure online environment and the council will NEVER ask you to submit credit or debit card details via email.
You can call our 24 hour automated payment line on 01506 282407 to pay your Business Rates. You need to have your Business Rates account number and your debit or credit card to make a payment.
Please quote sort code 800880, bank account number 00918730 and your Business Rates account number.
Customer Information Service Centres
You can pay your Business Rates at Customer Information Service (CIS) Centre that have payment facilities.
You can make a payment at any Post Office.
If you are paying by cheque at the Post Office it should be made payable to 'Post Office Ltd.' Please remember to write your Business Rates account number on the back.
Important: Do not send cash through the post.
Your cheque should be crossed and made payable to 'West Lothian Council'. Please remember to write your Business Rates account number on the back.
Please send your cheque to:
West Lothian Council,
Howden South Road,