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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 Ermelo.

Sewer and water care levy

For more information about sewer and water care levy, such as costs, please visit the website of Meerinzicht. Meerinzicht is a collaboration between the municipalities of Ermelo, Harderwijk and Zeewolde. The website of Meerinzicht is in the Dutch language.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Ermelo

Last updated on 26 September 2022