Please see below for a summary of payment terms in Netherlands and the various industries across which payment term legislation appears. You can also download a summary of all Dutch payment terms by clicking the button below.
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Law of 13 December 2012 amending Book 6 of the Civil Code, specifically article 119a, enacts the EU Late Payment Directive (see European Union for details). Additionally, larger companies cannot apply a term of more than 60 days to small suppliers strictly. Any such term is annulled and 30 days automatically applied.