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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 Montferland.

Sewerage Tax

Do you live in the municipality of Montferland? Or do you have a business there? Then your home or business is usually connected to the public sewer. You must then pay for the collection of waste water. This is the sewerage tax. The municipality uses this to pay for the construction and maintenance of the sewer system.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Montferland

Last updated on 26 September 2022