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The purpose of these rules is to assure that elevators and other automated conveyances are correctly and safely installed and operated within the state. This is done 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.  Person (s) who erect, construct, wire, alter, replace, or maintain conveyances located in any public building must be licensed as an elevator or lift mechanic.  These rules are adopted by the Elevator Safety Review Board pursuant to 21 VSA Chapter 3, Subchapter 2A.

Statutes, Rules and Adopted Codes

Please Note: The Vermont Division of Fire Safety does not sell code books. Please contact American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) to purchase the codes and standards. 

Elevator License Application Form - (All Classifications)

List of all Elevator License holders

Approved Elevator Continuing Education Seminars

Related Information


Division of Fire Safety; Licensing
45 State Drive
Waterbury, VT 05671
802-479-7564 (phone)