Category Archives: Birmingham City Council

Monday 28th August 2017 – I Phone 0121 464 2001, Birmingham City Council’s Automated Telephone Payment System, & Pay £64.14

This is my first post since 6th July 2017, I’ll endeavour to fill in the gaps as and when I can. I rang 0121 464 2001, Birmingham City Council’s Automated Telephone Payment System this morning, and paid £64.14 to cover the … Continue reading

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Tuesday 4th July 2017 – Woke Up With Migraine, Attended Erdington Customer Service Centre, & Erdington Jobcentre

I woke up with a migraine today (I’ve had worse, though). Got ready, then set off for Erdington. I first went to Erdington Customer Service Centre (aka Erdington Advice Centre), so that a lengthy form I’d completed could be scanned … Continue reading

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Saturday 17th June 2017 – I Receive Council Tax Bill

I’ve received a revised Council Tax bill today. I only receive Council tax support for part of my liability. On 1st July 2017 I must personally pay £42 in Council Tax, then each month after that I must pay £45 … Continue reading

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Friday 16th June 2017 – I Receive Housing Benefit Decision Notice From Birmingham City Council

I’ve received a Benefit Decision Notice from Birmingham City Council today, (dated 12th June 2017). My gross rent is £101.40pw I’m entitled to £71.17pw Housing Benefit I must pay £30.23pw

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Tuesday 13th June 2017 – I Rang Birmingham City Council’s Automated Telephone Payment System on 0121 464 2001 To Pay £32.07 Rent

I rang Birmingham City Council’s Automated Telephone Payment System on 0121 464 2001, and paid £32.07 Rent with my credit card.

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Wednesday 7th June 2017 – I Ring Birmingham City Council’s Automated Telephone Payment System on 0121 464 2001 To Pay Rent

I rang Birmingham City Council’s Automated Telephone Payment System on 0121 464 2001, and paid £12.99 Rent (my account was slightly in credit, hence I only needed to pay this).

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Tuesday 6th June 2017 – Another Trip To Erdington Customer Service Centre (Housing Benefit, Council Tax Benefit, & Rent)

it hardly requires the staff to break into a sweat to correctly date-stamp a couple of extra pages. Continue reading

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