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Paying the sewage charge

You pay a sewage charge (rioolheffing) for your wastewater and for rainwater that ends up in the sewer. The sewage charge is part of the municipal taxes and is collected by the municipality, which uses that money to pay for maintenance and replacement of the sewers. Some municipalities also call the sewage charge sewage tax (rioolbelasting).

This is how it works in your (future) place of residence

Your (future) place of residence falls under the Municipality of Bunnik.

Municipality of Bunnik: Paying the sewage charge

Every year around the end of February you will receive the municipal tax assessment. You will receive the assessment from the BGHu. BGHu (Belastingsamenwerking Gemeenten en Hoogheemraadschap Utrecht) carries out tax matters on behalf of the municipality. The sewage charge is below. 

Please note: you only have to pay  rioolheffing (sewage charge) if you live in the Netherlands and are registered with a municipality.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Bunnik

Last updated on 26 September 2022