Pay for it

From here, you can pay your council tax to Watford Borough Council; you can pay a parking ticket or pay your rent to Watford Community Housing Trust.

Council tax direct debit mandate
If you wish to pay your council tax by direct debit please complete the form and return it to the following address: Revenues and Benefits, Town Hall, Watford, WD17 3EX.

For all payments to Watford Borough Council, including council tax, business rates and sundry invoices, please follow the link below to a secure online payment facility. This is a secure site and payments made using this method will reach your account within 24 hours. 

The online payments system is not available between 4.00am and 6.00am on the third Sunday of each month.

Please note, you can also call the 24 hour automated telephone payments line on tel: 01923 278989.

If you would like to pay a parking ticket - Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) online, please follow the link below. You will be taken to a secure, encrypted payments page, managed by The Parking Shop.

Please note, if you experience problems paying online please use the automated parking payment line on tel: 0845 452 4530. 

Please note - if you would like to pay your housing rent to Watford Community Housing Trust - please follow the link below. Watford Borough Council is no longer accepting these payments.

For other methods of paying your housing rent, please visit the Watford Community Housing Trust website.

If you are in a public place we strongly advise you make sure you are not overlooked as you enter your details to prevent them being misused by somebody else.

The Data Protection Act 1998 ensures the protection and care of personal information. This means that information you give us electronically will only be used for the purpose you intended. The site also offers secure communications by encrypting all your details to and from the site.


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