Paying National Insurance

Please note: National Insurance guidance from HM Revenue & Customs can be found on the GOV.UK website. We provide links to the key information below.

Defer your National Insurance
Apply to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) if you want to defer (delay) paying your National Insurance contributions

Pay employers’ Class 1A National Insurance
How to pay Class 1A National Insurance for employers, including a HMRC reference number, bank details, Faster Payments, CHAPS, Bacs, overseas payments and deadlines

Pay your Class 2 National Insurance if you don't pay through Self Assessment
How to pay Class 2 self-employed National Insurance contributions - bank, Post Office, cheque, payslips

Pay your voluntary Class 3 National Insurance bill
How to pay your voluntary Class 3 National Insurance contributions - Direct Debit, bank, Post Office, cheque, payslips

Pay employers’ PAYE
How to pay PAYE and National Insurance for employers, including Construction Industry Scheme, student loan deductions, reference numbers, bank details, deadlines and payment booklets