METHODS OF PAYMENT -
BY DIRECT DEBIT;- Chesterfield Borough Council recommends Direct Debit for payment of your Rent. If you wish to pay by this safe and convenient method, please ring 01246 345510 and this can be done immediately over the telephone, as long as you have your Bank details available (these are on your cash card or cheque book).
IF YOU CHOOSE TO PAY BY DIRECT DEBIT YOU CAN SELECT YOUR PAYMENT DATE FROM ONE OF THREE ALTERNATIVES, 1st, 10th or 20th to suit your circumstances.
BY TELEPHONE:- Please ring 0845 6020214 to pay using your Debit or Credit Card. Debit cards accepted are: Visa Electron, Visa Delta, Switch/Maestro and Solo. Credit cards accepted are: Visa and Mastercard (not American Express). Please note no charge is incurred for Debit card payments, however a 1.5% charge is applied for Credit card payments.
BY POST:- Addressed to the Director of Corporate Resources, PO Box 100, 85 New Square, Chesterfield, S40 1SN. PLEASE ENSURE YOU ENDORSE THE BACK OF YOUR CHEQUE WITH THE TENANT(S) NAME, ADDRESS AND RENT REFERENCE NUMBER. Cheques and postal orders should be crossed and made payable to Chesterfield Borough Council, not to an individual officer. Post-dated cheques will not be accepted. Please do not send cash through the post.
BY PERSONAL CALL AT:- The Revenues Hall, 85 New Square, Chesterfield, or Staveley Area Office, High Street, Staveley. The opening times for payments are as follows:-
Revenues Hall, New Square:
Mon, Tues, Thurs 8.30am to 4.30pm
Wednesday 10.00am to 4.30pm
Friday 8.30am to 6.00pm
Saturday 9.00am to 12.00 noon
High Street, Staveley:
Monday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Tuesday: 8.30am - 1pm, 2.00pm - 4.30pm
Wednesday: 10.00am - 1.00pm, 2.00pm - 4.30pm
Thursday: 8.30am - 1.00pm, 2.00pm - 4.30pm
Friday: 8.30am - 4.00pm
BY POST OFFICE GIRO:- On a transcash voucher available from any Post Office. The payer will be required to pay an inpayment fee to the Post Office. The voucher must show the tenant’s full name, address, rent reference number and the Chesterfield Borough Council Giro Account number 4096711.
ON-LINE:- Go to www.chesterfield.gov.uk and select “PAY ONLINE” – Please have the relevant account number available.
BY STANDING ORDER:- You can arrange this yourself direct with your Bank quoting the below payment details and your rent reference number. You would then have to make your Bank aware of any changes to your rent (i.e. yearly rent increase or changes to Housing Benefit if applicable).
Bank Branch: Co-operative Bank Plc, Chesterfield
Account Name: Chesterfield BC Suspense
Sort Code: 08-90-39
Account No: 61030213
PLEASE NOTE THAT WHEN PAYING BY STANDING ORDER/ONLINE OR POST OFFICE GIRO, A MINIMUM OF 4 CLEAR WORKING DAYS SHOULD BE ALLOWED FOR TRANSMISSION DELAYS.