Paying Your Rent
Your rent is due each Monday, it is important that you pay regularly and do not fall into arrears.
If you pay monthly or fortnightly, you must pay in advance to avoid arrears.
If you keep your rent account up to date you will be entered into our quarterly prize draw worth up to £150 AND a Super Annual Draw, worth up to £600. Please read the terms and conditions below:
Prize Draw Terms and Conditions.pdf
How to pay
Direct Debit – we offer a range of payment dates and if your account is up to date you will be entered into a prize draw. Call 0800 408 0440 or complete the Direct Debit Form
Online – using your debit or credit card and quoting your eight digit account number
Over the phone – Using our automated 24-hour service 0800 180 4464 or 01902 556789
At our One Stop Shops by cash, cheque, debit or credit card
At Post Offices, Paypoint, Payzone outlets with your Customer Payment Card. Please allow three days for the payment to reach your rent account
Rent free weeks
We have two rent free weeks each year. These weeks give tenants who are up to date with their rent account a break from paying rent.
If you are in arrears it is best to carry on paying your rent in the rent free weeks so you can catch up on your rent payments.
The rent free weeks in 2014 are:
If you have overpaid rent, you can either use this to prepay your future rent or we will refund you by cheque.
To claim a refund, please contact your local One Stop Shop or Homes Direct. We aim to process refunds in 15 days.