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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 Dijk en Waard.

Municipality of Dijk en Waard: Paying the sewage charge

Is your residential or commercial space connected to the municipal sewerage system? Then you have to pay sewerage charges. The municipality has outsourced the levy and collection of this levy to Cocensus.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Dijk en Waard

Last updated on 26 September 2022