We have had to change the way that some of our service operates to meet the guidelines set out by the government in response to the Coronavirus pandemic and to provide additional support for those affected.

Direct Debit

This is the easiest way to pay your council tax and you can set up a Direct Debit payment online now. 

  Set up a Direct Debit

If you already pay by Direct Debit you can now spread your payments up until March and also change the date the payment is taken.

My Torbay

Make a payment and view your account information online.

If you do not have an account registering only take a few minutes.

  My Torbay

Pay online

You can pay your bill online with a debit or credit card.

  Pay your council tax

Automated payment line

You can pay by debit or credit card on our 24 hour automated telephone payment line:

Internet, telephone banking or standing order

If you would like to set up a standing order or your bank allows you to access your bank account by phone or internet, the details you will need are;

  • Sort Code: 55-70-01;
  • Account Number: 06040411; and
  • Name: Torbay Council
  • Council Tax Account Reference


Post a cheque or postal order to:

Torbay Council
Town Hall
Castle Circus

If you would like a receipt, please send a stamped self-addressed envelope with your payment.

In person

You can pay by cash, cheque or debit card at any bank, Post Office Opens in a new window or at your local shop that displays a Payzone Opens in a new window sign.