Pay your business rates/BID

There are a few ways you can pay your business rates (non-domestic rates)/BID, including setting up a Direct Debit, paying online or paying over the phone. If you are unsure, you can check who is liable to pay business rates.

Pay by Direct Debit

Setting up a Direct Debit is the safest and most convenient way to pay your business rates.

A Direct Debit can be cancelled at any time by contacting your bank or building society.


Pay online

You can make a one-off debit or credit card payment online via our secure ePayment line.


Pay by phone

You can make a one-off debit or credit card payment via our 24 hour automated payment service.

Please call 01202 672932 to make a payment over the phone.

In person

You can pay at the Cash Office which is based at the Civic Centre in Poole.

Office hours are:

  • Monday to Thursday - 9am to 5pm
  • Friday - 9am to 4.30pm

By post

Cheques are to be made payable to Borough of Poole and sent to:

Stour Valley and Poole Partnership
PO Box 722
Civic Centre
BH15 2RU

If you have any queries about making payments, you can email or phone 01202 634233.

Page last updated: 21 November 2018
Help us improve
This is just for feedback on our website, not comments or questions about our services. Feedback on services will not be passed on. To tell us anything else, contact us.

Please don't include any personal or financial information.