By debit or corporate credit card online

You can pay online.

There’s a fee if you pay by corporate credit card. The fee is not refundable.

You cannot pay by personal credit card.

Use your 14-character Machine Games Duty (MGD) registration number as your ‘charge reference’.

You’ll find it on:

HMRC will accept your payment on the date you make it (even on bank holidays and weekends) - not the date it reaches HMRC’s account.

If you’re unable to pay your Machine Games Duty bill in full by card, you should use another payment method like a bank transfer.