Municipal accounts; levies by region and size class

Municipal accounts; 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)
Total municipal tax The Netherlands 2017 9,921 581
Total municipal tax The Netherlands 2018 10,153 591
Total municipal tax The Netherlands 2019* 10,508 608
Total property tax The Netherlands 2017 3,873 227
Total property tax The Netherlands 2018 3,985 232
Total property tax The Netherlands 2019* 4,165 241
Property tax on residential buildings The Netherlands 2017 2,045 120
Property tax on residential buildings The Netherlands 2018 2,096 122
Property tax on residential buildings The Netherlands 2019* 2,191 127
Property tax on non-residential building The Netherlands 2017 1,828 107
Property tax on non-residential building The Netherlands 2018 1,889 110
Property tax on non-residential building The Netherlands 2019* 1,975 114
Parking fees The Netherlands 2017 846 50
Parking fees The Netherlands 2018 891 52
Parking fees The Netherlands 2019* 977 57
Sufferance tax The Netherlands 2017 297 17
Sufferance tax The Netherlands 2018 312 18
Sufferance tax The Netherlands 2019* 293 17
Tourist tax The Netherlands 2017 252 15
Tourist tax The Netherlands 2018 288 17
Tourist tax The Netherlands 2019* 342 20
Other taxes The Netherlands 2017 135 8
Other taxes The Netherlands 2018 131 8
Other taxes The Netherlands 2019* 128 7
Sewerage charges The Netherlands 2017 1,596 93
Sewerage charges The Netherlands 2018 1,618 94
Sewerage charges The Netherlands 2019* 1,670 97
Waste collection charge The Netherlands 2017 1,723 101
Waste collection charge The Netherlands 2018 1,730 101
Waste collection charge The Netherlands 2019* 1,835 106
Administrative fees for civil affairs The Netherlands 2017 370 22
Administrative fees for civil affairs The Netherlands 2018 342 20
Administrative fees for civil affairs The Netherlands 2019* 251 15
Burial charges The Netherlands 2017 116 7
Burial charges The Netherlands 2018 115 7
Burial charges The Netherlands 2019* 115 7
Fees on building permits The Netherlands 2017 594 35
Fees on building permits The Netherlands 2018 621 36
Fees on building permits The Netherlands 2019* 598 35
Other fees The Netherlands 2017 119 7
Other fees The Netherlands 2018 120 7
Other fees The Netherlands 2019* 134 8
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table concerns the realised income of part of municipal levies in millions of euros and in euros per inhabitant. Here the municipalities have been divided into regions by their geographical location and the number of inhabitants. 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.

Data available from: 2017

Status of the figures:
The figures in this table are provisional at the time of first publication.
The figures become definitive when figures for the following year are added to the series.

Changes as of 16 December 2020:
The provisional figures for 2019 have been added.
The figures for 2018 have been adjusted from provisional to definite.

When will new figures be published?
The new figures are published 12 months after the reporting period. The figures can be adjusted on the basis of the availability of new or updated source material. In general, the adjustments are small. The adjustments are made the moment a new annual figure is added to the series.

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.