AOW supplementary allowance - amounts

The supplementary allowance scheme was discontinued in 2015. If you already received a supplementary allowance before 2015, you can continue to receive it as long as you meet the qualifying conditions.

Amounts as from July 1, 2021

These are the amounts for a full AOW pension. The amounts are shown before and after tax credits are applied.

If you receive the full supplementary allowance

With tax
credit
Without tax
credit
Net amount €1,580.80 €1,316.47

Monthly amount

Tax credit No tax credit
Gross amount €1,753.36 €1,753.36
Tax and national insurance contributions ('Loonheffing') €71.75 €336.08
Zvw health insurance contribution €100.81 €100.81
Net amount €1,580.80 €1,316.47

The gross amount includes the AOW top-up of €26.04.

The holiday allowance is €101.60 gross per month. You build up holiday allowance for each month of AOW pension. The net annual amount of holiday allowance is paid each year in May.

Your supplementary allowance has been reduced by 10%

With tax
credit
Without tax
credit
Net amount €1,515.81 €1,251.47

Monthly amount
Tax credit No tax credit
Gross amount €1,666.99 €1,666.99
Tax and national insurance contributions ('Loonheffing') €55.33 €319.67
Zvw health insurance contribution €95.85 €95.85
Net amount €1,515.81 €1,251.47

The gross amount includes the AOW top-up of €26.04.

This reduction only applies for households with a joint income of €2,976.07 gross per month or more.

The holiday allowance is €96.52 gross per month. You build up holiday allowance for each month of AOW pension. The net annual amount of holiday allowance is paid each year in May.