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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 Ommen.

Municipality of Ommen: Paying the sewage charge

The municipality levies various types of taxes, such as waste levy, sewerage levy and property tax. The municipality has outsourced the collection of taxes to Joint Tax Office Locosensus Tricijn ( GBLT ).

For information, please contact GBLT at

  • the telephone number 088-064 55 55 (local rate) and
  • GBLT 's website

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Ommen

Last updated on 26 September 2022