Instruct your bank or building society to pay VAT by direct debit (VATC9)

Use form VATC9 to set up a direct debit to make your VAT payments.



You can use form VATC9 to start paying direct debits for VAT due on returns submitted using VAT online services.

Email HMRC to ask for this form in Welsh (Cymraeg).

Published 27 January 2016
Last updated 17 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. The form 'VAT: instruction to your bank or building society to pay by direct debit (VATC9)' has been updated with new terms and conditions.
  2. An addition to the Terms and Conditions has been added about HMRC ceasing the Direct Debit due to inactivity after 13 months.
  3. First published.