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The Prime Minister has today set out the next steps in the easing of lockdown. See the press conference at Youtube: Prime Minister's Coronavirus press conference (10 May 2021) for details.

Between 4.00pm on Wednesday 12 May and 7.30am on Thursday 13 May, the following systems will be unavailable due to essential maintenance: our online council tax, business rates and housing benefit overpayments service, our welfare assistance form and our test and trace payments form. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Online payments with eStore


eStore is your way to make payments for council goods and services online. Find out more about the system and the advantages of registering for an account below.

What can you use it for?

You can make the following payments - with more following soon:

You can pay/appeal against a parking fine through our separate online parking system. 

Benefits of setting up an account

If you make regular online payments register for our eStore. It's quicker and more secure than entering your payment details each time.

You can continue to make individual payments without setting up an account, but if you make regular payments, for example if you pay your council tax online each month, setting up an account will make it:

  • quicker to make these payments
  • more secure as you don't have to enter your payment details each time you come to pay
  • easier to check past payments as you can keep a check on your payment history
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