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Pay your housing rent

There are a number of payment methods available for paying your housing rent.

Direct Debit

Please call our Freephone number to set-up your direct debit.

  • Telephone: 0800 408 0440


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You will need your 8-digit account number.

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By phone

You can make a payment using the council's 24 hour automated Freephone line.We accept most major debit and credit cards.

You will need your 8-digit account number.

  • Telephone: 0800 180 4464

Telephone banking

Alternatively, you can ring your own bank and ask them to make a BACS payment to the following council bank account:

  • Sort Code: 56-00-69
  • Account Number: 44470304

Customer payment card

You can pay free of charge at any PayPoint or Post Office, providing you have a customer payment card which contains your unique housing rent account number.

Simply hand your payment card and payment (in cash) to the cashier and they will process the payment.

By post

You can post a cheque/postal order made payable to Wolverhampton City Council.

You must include your name, address and account number on the back.

Banking Services
Wolverhampton City Council
P.O. Box 260

In person

You can pay in person by using the Express Payment Point in the Civic Centre during opening hours:

  • Monday to Thursday: 8.30am to 5pm
  • Friday: 8.30am to 4.30pm

You can also pay at your local housing office.