Key figures municipal budgets; levies by region and size class

Key figures municipal budgets; levies by region and size class

Municipal levies (from 2017 onwards) Regions Periods Municipal levies in million of euros (million euros) Municipal levies in euro/inhabitant (euro/inhabitant)
Waste collection charge The Netherlands 2022* 2,257 128
Waste collection charge Noord-Nederland (LD) 2022* 212 122
Waste collection charge Oost-Nederland (LD) 2022* 362 97
Waste collection charge West-Nederland (LD) 2022* 1,252 149
Waste collection charge Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2022* 431 116
Waste collection charge Groningen (PV) 2022* 77 131
Waste collection charge Fryslân (PV) 2022* 82 126
Waste collection charge Drenthe (PV) 2022* 53 105
Waste collection charge Overijssel (PV) 2022* 123 105
Waste collection charge Flevoland (PV) 2022* 58 134
Waste collection charge Gelderland (PV) 2022* 182 86
Waste collection charge Utrecht (PV) 2022* 184 134
Waste collection charge Noord-Holland (PV) 2022* 465 160
Waste collection charge Zuid-Holland (PV) 2022* 550 146
Waste collection charge Zeeland (PV) 2022* 55 141
Waste collection charge Noord-Brabant (PV) 2022* 292 113
Waste collection charge Limburg (PV) 2022* 139 124
Waste collection charge Oost-Groningen (CR) 2022* 17 121
Waste collection charge Delfzijl en omgeving (CR) 2022* 5 119
Waste collection charge Overig Groningen (CR) 2022* 55 136
Waste collection charge Noord-Friesland (CR) 2022* 44 135
Waste collection charge Zuidwest-Friesland (CR) 2022* 17 117
Waste collection charge Zuidoost-Friesland (CR) 2022* 22 117
Waste collection charge Noord-Drenthe (CR) 2022* 18 94
Waste collection charge Zuidoost-Drenthe (CR) 2022* 21 122
Waste collection charge Zuidwest-Drenthe (CR) 2022* 14 101
Waste collection charge Noord-Overijssel (CR) 2022* 39 102
Waste collection charge Zuidwest-Overijssel (CR) 2022* 19 122
Waste collection charge Twente (CR) 2022* 64 102
Waste collection charge Veluwe (CR) 2022* 74 104
Waste collection charge Achterhoek (CR) 2022* 41 101
Waste collection charge Arnhem/Nijmegen (CR) 2022* 67 90
Waste collection charge Zuidwest-Gelderland (CR) 2022* 0 0
Waste collection charge Utrecht (CR) 2022* 184 134
Waste collection charge Kop van Noord-Holland (CR) 2022* 58 153
Waste collection charge Alkmaar en omgeving (CR) 2022* 32 127
Waste collection charge IJmond (CR) 2022* 30 149
Waste collection charge Agglomeratie Haarlem (CR) 2022* 36 158
Waste collection charge Zaanstreek (CR) 2022* 25 147
Waste collection charge Groot-Amsterdam (CR) 2022* 247 175
Waste collection charge Het Gooi en Vechtstreek (CR) 2022* 36 137
Waste collection charge Agglomeratie Leiden en Bollenstreek (CR) 2022* 63 145
Waste collection charge Agglomeratie 's-Gravenhage (CR) 2022* 139 156
Waste collection charge Delft en Westland (CR) 2022* 34 145
Waste collection charge Oost-Zuid-Holland (CR) 2022* 45 131
Waste collection charge Groot-Rijnmond (CR) 2022* 216 147
Waste collection charge Zuidoost-Zuid-Holland (CR) 2022* 53 140
Waste collection charge Zeeuwsch-Vlaanderen (CR) 2022* 16 150
Waste collection charge Overig Zeeland (CR) 2022* 39 138
Waste collection charge West-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2022* 83 130
Waste collection charge Midden-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2022* 56 112
Waste collection charge Noordoost-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2022* 67 101
Waste collection charge Zuidoost-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2022* 86 109
Waste collection charge Noord-Limburg (CR) 2022* 28 98
Waste collection charge Midden-Limburg (CR) 2022* 29 121
Waste collection charge Zuid-Limburg (CR) 2022* 82 137
Waste collection charge Flevoland (CR) 2022* 58 134
Waste collection charge Fewer than 5,000 inhabitants 2022* 3 254
Waste collection charge 5,000 to 9,999 inhabitants 2022* 7 126
Waste collection charge 10,000 to 19,999 inhabitants 2022* 103 110
Waste collection charge 20,000 to 49,999 inhabitants 2022* 681 114
Waste collection charge 50,000 to 99,999 inhabitants 2022* 506 127
Waste collection charge 100,000 to 149,999 inhabitants 2022* 215 133
Waste collection charge 150,000 to 249,999 inhabitants 2022* 321 125
Waste collection charge 250,000 inhabitants or more 2022* 422 172
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


This table concerns the budgeted revenues of part of the municipal revenues in millions of euros and in euros per inhabitant. It concerns the levies that are comparable through time from the reporting year 2004 onwards. The presented figures only contain data that adhere to the definitions and classifications that municipalities themselves use in their administration, as laid down in the Directive for Budgeting and Accounting for provinces and municipalities (BBV) for provinces and municipalities. The calculations of the levies in euros per inhabitant, are based on the provisional number of inhabitants.

Data available from: 2004

Status of the figures:
The figures in this table are provisional at the time of first publication, upon the second publication in January/February following the financial year last year’s figures become definitive.
If there are any changes, these are the consequence of new or revised figures becoming available.

Changes as of 3 February 2022:
The provisional figures for 2022 have been added.
The figures for 2021 have become definitive.

When will new figures be published?
The new provisional figures will be made available in the months of January/February of the financial year. Figures will become definitive in the months of January/February following the financial year. The figures may be revised based on the availability of new or updated sources. In general the adjustments are limited in size and scope.

Description topics

Municipal levies in million of euros
The revenues from municipal taxes and fees. In case of taxes the revenue is directly added to the general resources of the municipality. In case of fees the revenue needs to be used for a prescribed purpose.
Municipal levies in euro/inhabitant
The revenues from municipal taxes and fees. In case of taxes the revenue is directly added to the general resources of the municipality. In case of fees the revenue needs to be used for a prescribed purpose.