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Paying tourist tax

Are you are staying overnight in a hotel, or going by boat to an island off the coast of the Netherlands? These are situations where you may have to pay tourist tax (toeristenbelasting). This tax is included in the price of your hotel room, or in the price of your ticket for the boat ride.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Municipality of Midden-Drenthe: Paying tourist tax

Are you spending the night in a hotel or bed & breakfast in a municipality where you do not live? Then you must pay toeristenbelasting (tourist tax). You pay this tax at the accommodation.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Midden-Drenthe

Last updated on 23 September 2022