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Pay business rates

You can pay your business rates weekly, yearly, half yearly, quarterly or in monthly instalments.  Payments are due on the first of the month.

Pay by Direct Debit

The easiest way to pay is by Direct Debit through the Waverley Portal.

What is the Waverley Portal?   

You can use the Waverley Portal secure service to view your Business Rates information online and manage your payments.

Set up a Direct Debit through the Waverley Portal

If you don't have an account, registration is quick and easy. Once you have registered and logged in, you can:

  • set up a Direct Debit and change payment method or bank details
  • view account balances, see what you've paid and when 
  • download copies of your bills
  • upload documents

Register for an account

To register, you will need the following information:

  • your Business Rates reference number - found on your latest bill
  • your business name as shown on your bill

Sign in or register for a Waverley Portal account

How to set up Direct Debit

Once you are logged in, you will need your bank account details to set up your Direct Debit:

  • sort code
  • 8 digit account number
  • your name as it appears on the account.

We aim to make the change to your account within 10 working days and issue your new bill. 

If two signatures are needed to authorise the direct debit, please call 01483 523522 to set this up.

Pay online

Pay business rates online

Bank transfer

Our bank account details are:

  • Bank: HSBC Bank PLC, 110 High Street, Godalming, GU7 1DP
  • Sort code: 40-22-12
  • Account number: 21369121
  • Account name: Waverley Borough Council (General Account)

Please make sure you quote the correct reference number from your bill to ensure your payment reaches our account as quickly as possible.

Pay by phone

Call our 24-hour automated telephone service on 01483 861498. Find out more about Paying by phone.