Changes in law and regulations 3rd quarter 2024

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Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO
Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO
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As an entrepreneur, you are faced with new and amended rules and regulations. This page offers an overview of changes relevant to businesses in July, August, and September 2024.

Retail and wholesale

Sales of tobacco products and vapes (e-cigarettes) will be banned from supermarkets. Read more

Business taxes

Did you make a genuine mistake in your customs declaration? You will now get fined instead of being criminally prosecuted. Read more

Environmental impact

Companies with more than 100 employees must report on their employees’ business travel and commuting. Read more


To reduce the workload in childcare, you can now employ differently qualified professionals. Read more


Caps and lids should be attached to single-use plastic bottles and beverage containers. This way, they are automatically returned for recycling. Read more


There will be a national prohibition for inland tankers on degassing while sailing. Read more

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