Skip to content

We use cookies to make the site simpler.  Find out more about cookies

Close alert

How to pay your invoice to Dorset Council: Area 4A

Sign up for e-billing

We can send all your invoices and subsequent letters electronically (e-billing). This is more efficient and helps to reduce our costs.

Subscribe to e-billing  Unsubscribe from e-billing

Pay online

You can pay online by debit or credit card. In the reference box please quote your invoice number as shown on your invoice.

Pay now

Call us

Automated payment line 0300 790 0545

  • pay by debit or credit card
  • you will need your area code and invoice number
  • available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Local call charges will apply. Mobile rates may vary - please check with you service provider.

Internet banking

You can pay by internet banking, BACS or Bank Transfer using the council's bank details below:

  • sort code: 40-13-07
  • account number: 62495007
  • bank account name: Dorset Council

You must quote your invoice number or account number as shown on your invoice as a reference and allow 5 working days for your payment to reach us.

Direct Debit

Direct Debit is the simplest and most convenient way to pay. There are no cheques to write, no cash to deal with and no ongoing paperwork because payments are made for you by your bank or building society.

To set up a Direct Debit on your account you have the following options available:

  • we can take your details over the telephone by calling 01305 838234
  • you may print and complete a Direct Debit mandate form returning to us by post to Finance at the address below

In the reference box please enter your 8 digit account number - you can find this on your invoice.

Please note Direct Debit payments will be collected on, or shortly after, the 1st of the month.

Rate this page

Have some feedback?

Your feedback

This form is to report content that is wrong, or any issues or feedback you have about the web page.

Contact us if you want to get in touch about a council service instead.

All fields are required.

Leave your email address so that we can provide a response.

This helps us direct your feedback to the appropriate council.

General data protection regulation (GDPR)

We will only use the personal information supplied by you in accordance with GDPR. By giving us this information you are consenting to such use as set out in our privacy notice.