Council invoices

If you have a question about your invoice

Please contact the council department who made the charges if you have a query about

  • why you have received it or
  • how much it is for

Their details are shown on the invoice.  

Please contact the Customer Accounts section if you have a query about;

  • making a payment or
  • you are having financial difficulties

Make a payment 


You can pay now by debit card, credit card or PayPal.

Pay a Council invoice 

By standing order or online banking

Payment can be made direct to our bank:

  • Barclays Bank PLC, 1 Central Street, The Rock, Bury, BL9 0JN
  • Sort code: 20-16-24, Account number: 33020983

Please ensure that you quote your invoice number (the 8 digit number on your invoice beginning with '9', '3' or 'I').

By phone

You can pay by debit or credit card on 0161-253-5056 (Monday to Fridays 8.45am to 5pm). If you do not know your invoice number we can still take a payment after you have answered some security questions.

You can also use our 24 hour automated payment line on 0300-456-0542 (calls cost the same as those to normal home or business landline numbers starting with 01 or 02).

In person

You can pay your bill at:

  • Post Offices and Paypoint outlets - the Post Office will also accept cheques which should be made out to 'Post Office Ltd'.
  • Bury Town Hall - we are only able to accept debit/credit card payments at this time.


Contact for Customer Accounts Section