Because so little of
Vermont is served by municipal wastewater systems, the subdivision of property
quickly becomes a wastewater issue. The state does not want to see new lots
created that canít meet the regulations for an on-site wastewater system.
The subdivision of
property requires a permit from the Wastewater Management Division, as described
in the Wastewater Management section of this web site. Note, a new permit does
not necessarily mean a new wastewater system must be built.
In addition, some towns
have zoning and/or subdivision regulations governing the creation of new lots.
These often deal with minimum lot sizes, setbacks, and the proposed use of the
This information should be
considered for general informational purposes only; please contact Long Trail
Engineering, P.C. to see how the programs might affect you in particular.
Note: this information is provided for general informational purposes only; please contact Long Trail Engineering, P.C. to discuss how the programs might affect you in particular.