Excise duty on alcohol goes up in 2024

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Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO
Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO
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Nederlandse versie
Effective date: 1 January 2024

What has changed?

Do you sell beer, wine, or other alcoholic beverages? The excise duty on wine, and other alcoholic beverages has increased by 8.4% from 1 January 2024.

From 1 January the calculation of excise duty on beer has also changed. For every percentage point of alcohol the excise duty per hectolitre is now €8.12, with a minimum of €26.13 per hectolitre.

For whom?

  • alcohol sellers
  • alcohol producers
  • alcohol importers


The change in law has entered into force on 1 January 2024.

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