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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 Noord-Beveland.

Municipality of Noord-Beveland: Paying the sewage charge

You pay sewage charges if you are the owner or user of a building, the municipality takes care of the disposal of waste water and rainwater. 

You contribute to the construction and maintenance of the sewer in the municipality of Noord-Beveland. The municipality of Noord-Beveland will send you an assessment if you have a home or building in our municipality. Your home/building does not need to be connected to the sewer system.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Noord-Beveland

Last updated on 26 September 2022