The Government of Barbados through the Data Processing Department has created an online bill presentment and payment facility that will allow registered users to view their account balances at participating Government agencies and make payments electronically through a participating of a commercial bank.
Payments can be made 24/7 at your convenience.
The eZpay service makes use of the Barbados Automated Clearing House to facilitate the payments to government agencies.
This service is made possible through a public-private sector partnership involving:
The Data Processing Department (Public Sector),
Participating government agencies (Public Sector))
iPay.inc., a registered Barbadian Company (Private Sector)
What are the Requirements?
An account on the Barbados Integrated Government (BIG) Portal (www.gov.bb).
A bank account at any of the commercial banks in Barbados. It is recommended that you register for online banking if provided. This is to speed up the process of the Bank Account Number validation.
A valid billing account at the particular government agency to which payment is being made e.g. the Land Tax Department.
Key Points To Note
Validating your Bank account number is required before you can make an online payment.
Online payments are not real time. It takes two days after initiating the payment to confirm that the payment has been successful.
In order to access this service, you must have an account registered on the BIG Portal and your payment service enabled. After logging on the portal, the date that the payment is initiated will be used when there is a need to calculate whether a discount, penalty or interest is to be applied.
Activating the EZPAY Service
Terms of Service Agreement Government Online Services
The following terms and conditions govern all use of the eZpay service, the online bill presentation and payment service
The Data Processing Department may modify this Agreement at any time, and you agree that such modifications will be effective immediately upon posting of the modified Agreement. You agree that by using the eZpay service after any such modifications, you will be deemed to have reviewed, agreed to and accepted the modified Agreement.
By selecting the "I Accept, Submit Online Payment" button, you are confirming that you accept these Terms and Conditions (and any future modifications thereof) and agree that by scheduling a payment via eZpay service, you authorize your financial institution and Data Processing Department or its third party service provider to initiate debit(s), credit(s) or make correction entries for such payments. You promise that you have all necessary rights, power and authority to authorize each such payment and that you will take such steps as your financial institution requires to make such authorization.
Sharing of Customer Information
In the provision of the eZpay Service, the Data Processing Department may engage the service of a third party service provider
By using the eZpay service you agree that the following information can be shared with an authorized third party service provider to facilitate payments:
For Barbadian users, National Registration Number
Account information of participating Government Agency on the eZpay service