Vermont elevator and escalator codes

The State of Vermont VT Division of Fire Safety Elevator Inspection Section oversees all elevators in the State of Vermont. The Vermont Elevator Inspection Section regulates installation and operation of all elevators (as required by code) within the state by authorizing and enforcing rules for the design, installation, operation and maintenance of conveyances, and by licensing mechanics and inspectors who work on these conveyances. Rules are adopted by the Elevator Safety Review Board pursuant to 21 VSA section 144 (b) and 152 (b). (excerpt from the State of Vermont's elevator section official web site)

Elevator inspection resources

Here are links to Vermont's various elevator division requirements, Vermont elevator forms, Vermont elevator FAQs and Vermont elevator resources.

Details: This link will take you to Vermont's elevator section website. You can get information related to Vermont's elevator program, including news and policy changes.

Details: Learn about the elevator inspection requirements for Vermont. Research Vermont elevator permit periodicities and common violations.

Details: Access common Vermont elevator application, inspection, and payment forms online.

Details: Need assistance in setting up a Vermont elevator inspection, or need help understanding your responsibilities? You can find help here.

Details: These are frequently asked questions concerning the Vermont elevator inspection program, viewing them will help you better understand the compliance process and become familiar with the terminology.

Details: This link will take you to Vermont elevator resources and elevator links that will help you operate, repair, and use your elevators to their full potential. We have selected several online elevator resources that we feel are critical to helping you understand how your elevators work, follow the elevator codes that govern them, and pass the elevator operator tests.

Vermont elevator inspection guide

Preparing for an inspection can ensure the process is done quickly and efficiently with minimal downtime or unforeseen issues.

Details: Here is a guide on what to expect during an elevator or escalator inspection and how to prepare for it. If you have any additional questions, please contact Vermont's elevator inspection office.