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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 Nissewaard.

Municipality of Nissewaard: Paying the sewage charge

If you are the owner of immovable property (home, shop or business) that is directly or indirectly connected to the municipal sewerage system, you must pay a sewerage charge (RIOE).

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Nissewaard

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Last updated on 26 September 2022