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You can pay your home or garage rent and any other charges in any of the following ways:

By direct debit or standing order

Please check with your bank or building society that your account will accept this payment method. Contact the housing rental team for more details on how to set up a bank direct debit or standing order. 

At any post office

Using your rent book - you will not have to pay any counter fee. The cashier will scan the barcode and hand you a receipt for the amount that you have paid. All you need to do then is record the date of your payment in the appropriate box on the calendar page and keep your receipts in a safe place.

By telephone

Using your debit or credit card. Please telephone direct line 01395 517444, or the automated out of hours direct line 0844 7369631* and select option 5. There is no charge for this service if you pay by debit card.

*calls cost 6 pence per minute plus your phone company's access charge.  East Devon District Council receives no additional income for calls to this number.

By credit card

If you pay your rent using your credit card you may be charged a fee of 1.5 per cent on the value of your transaction. 

By post

To the rental section, East Devon District Council, Council Offices, Knowle, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 8HL. If you send cash it must be by registered post. Please make cheques payable to East Devon District Council.

At a bank or building society

Where you are a customer, either at the counter or by bank standing order or direct debit. 

Pay your rent online