|Benefit as a % of spend||35.00|
|Financial cap per production||0|
|Do I have to register/set up a company?||Yes|
|Does foreign cast/crew paid in their home country/region qualify as expenditure?|| No|
|Do foreign cast/crew have to pay tax in the host country/state/region?|| No|
|Does travel to/from country/region qualify as expenditure?|| Yes|
|Can a production qualify for other national incentives such as cultural programmes if it qualifies for this incentive?|| No|
|Criteria to access the benefit|
- - Minimum percentage of the film that must be shot in the region: 0.00%
|When will the benefit/incentive be received?|
|Additional incentives or advantages|
- - In order to access the grant, feature films and animated films must have a minimum production budget of at least EUR600,000, EUR250,000 for documentaries and EUR12,000 per minute for high-end TV series.
The per-project cap is set at EUR1.5 million and a single applicant has an extended cap of EUR2 million per year. To receive the full 35% rate, feature films must incur at least 75% of their post-production costs within the Netherlands, in addition to the required EUR100,000 spend on local production costs. Alternatively, the 35% rate can be obtained if no other local film funds are used by a given production.
30% advance payment of the contribution is possible after the signing of the production agreement for film productions. Further payment takes place after completion within eight weeks after submitting required documents.