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Ways to pay your account in Daventry

Credit and debit card payments

You can now pay your bill over the telephone using your credit or debit card 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please telephone 01327 302303, if you wish to use this method of payment. You will need to have your Invoice Number, 8 digits starting with 7, the amount you wish to pay and your credit/debit card details with you when you make the call. 

Standing order

If you are a regular client or hold a payment arrangement, have you considered paying by standing order? For more details, contact us on 0300 126 7000

Telephone banking

You can pay by phoning your own bank and quoting our National Westminster Bank plc. account number 06544053 and the sort code number 52-30-21. Please also quote your invoice number (8 digits starting with 7). 

Internet payments

Paying by post

You should make all cheques and postal orders payable to West Northamptonshire Council. You should not make any cheques payable to any individual officer. You should write the invoice number for each bill (this can be found on the back of the bill) you are paying on the back of your cheque. We do not accept post dated cheques. Please do not staple payments to your invoice.

Send your payment to:

Revenues and Benefits Team
West Northamptonshire Council
The Abbey Centre
St John's Square
NN11 4XG

Pay at the Post Office

You can pay this bill at any Post Office. You will need to take your Housing Benefit Overpayment swipe card with you and should make cheques payable to Post Office Ltd. If you do not have a swipe card or lose your existing one, please contact us on 0300 126 7000

Pay at Pay Point and Pay Zone outlets

You can pay this bill at shops that operate these schemes. You will need to take your Housing Benefit Overpayment swipe card with you. Payments can only be made in cash. This information can be provided in different formats/languages upon request; including Braille.

If you are having difficulty paying your bills

You can contact the following non-profitmaking organisations for free, confidential and impartial advice:

  • National Debtline – for advice and information, please contact the national phone line on 0808 808 4000
  • Citizens Advice – for advice and information on debt and other topics, telephone 03444 889 629
  • Community Law Service - Visit The One Stop Shop at the Guildhall, Northampton (Monday to Thursday, 9:30am to 3pm, Friday 9:30am to 2pm), or phone 01604 636112

Other advice organisations are available.

Last updated 15 September 2023