Rent subsidy is a contribution towards living costs paid under certain circumstances by the Dutch Government. This makes it possible for everyone in the Netherlands to live at affordable prices.  

Your accommodation is eligible for rent allowance. 

To apply for rent allowance, the following information is required. You can find this at My Idealis:

  • Base rent (this is the net rent excl. service costs).
  • Service costs:
    • Energy expenses in common areas (max. € 12).
    • Cleaning costs.
    • Caretaker fees.

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