Scottish Borders Council

Make a payment

We accept most debit and credit cards, we do not accept American Express, Diners Club, Electron or Solo.

Secure payments

Our online payment service will take you to a secure site run by Civica - our payments provider - who encrypt all your information including: card numbers, names and addresses. Our online transactions are protected by 3D-Secure.

Call charges for telephone payments

Calls to our telephone payment number (08450 758517) will cost you 3 pence per minute plus your phone company's access charge.


Council tax

You will need the 10 digit council tax reference as stated on your bill

Business rates

You will need the 9 digit NDR reference as stated on your bill


Council invoices

You will need the 8 digit invoice number as stated on your bill

Parking fines

  • Pay online with your debit or credit card

  • Pay by telephone - 08450 758517
  • More ways to pay parking fines

You will need the 8 digit number following the letters SB as stated on the parking ticket


Housing benefit overpayment

You will need the 5 or 6 digit invoice number as stated on your notification

Planning applications

You will need the 12 digit reference number that was issued when you submitted your application - or as previously notified by the planning department


Dog fouling fixed penalty

You will need the 4 digit number following the letters FPN - located near the top of your fixed penalty notice

Litter fixed penalty

You will need the 4 digit number following the letters FPN - located near the top of your fixed penalty notice


Privilege lift to School

You will need the 5 digit reference number as stated on your notification letter


CONTACT US

Scottish Borders Council

Council Headquarters Newtown St. Boswells Melrose TD6 0SA

Tel: 0300 100 1800

Email:

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