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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 Maassluis.

Municipality of Maassluis: Paying the sewage charge

Do you own a residential or commercial space that is directly or indirectly connected to the municipal sewer system? Then you have to pay sewage charges.

In addition, the municipality of Maassluis has a sewage charge for high-volume users. Users who use more than 1.000 cubic metres of water on an annual basis also pay a user component. Therefore 2 sewage rates apply.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Maassluis

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Last updated on 26 September 2022