Paying parking tax

Parking your car or other vehicle is not free everywhere and at all times in the Netherlands. In some areas and at certain times you have to pay for parking. By paying for parking you also pay parking tax (parkeerbelasting). If you do not pay for parking where and when necessary you will be charged a penalty. This penalty is called a parking ticket (parkeerbon). If you disagree with the penalty you can challenge it with the municipality.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Paid parking and parking permits

In some areas parking is only possible for people who have a permit. An overview of the different areas can be found on the website of Parking Service. There you can also apply for a parking permit if you live in an area where permit parking applies.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Amersfoort

Last updated on 22 September 2022