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Salvage Yards


The VT Salvage Yard Program is responsible for the implementation of Vermont Statues pertaining to the operation of salvage yards. The program is charged with:

  • Registration and permitting of salvage yards,
  • Development of rules governing salvage yards,
  • Development and provision of best management practices and other training materials to ensure salvage yards operate in a manner protective of Vermont citizens and the environment.

Salvage Yard Owner/Operator Meeting 2014 - Location Information:


Holiday Inn - 476 Holiday Drive, Rutland, VT 05701 - Located off of Route 7 approximately 1/4 mile north from intersection  of Route 4 and Route 7.

Vermont Technical College (Room 401A) - 201 Lawrence Place, Williston, VT 05495 - PLEASE NOTE, the meeting will be held in Building #4, Room 401A, this is not the same meeting location as the 2012 owner/ooperator training. Building #4 is facing Route 2A, parking is in back of the building..

Comfort Inn & Suites, 703 Route 5 South, St. Johnsbury, VT 05819 - The entrance of the hotel is located directly across from the bottom of the south bound exit ramp on I-91.

Holiday Inn Express, 818 Charlestown Road (Route 11), Springfield, VT 05156 - Located just off I-91 at Exit 7, across the road from the intersection of Route 5 and Charlestown Road (Route 11).

Draft Salvage Yard Rules Now Posted for Public Review and Comment!

As required by legislative statute, the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation has drafted rules governing the operation and permitting (certification) of salvage yards. the DRAFT Salvage Yard Rules for public comment and review, you can access the DRFAT Rule at the top of the "What's New" links on the upper right hand side of this web page or by clicking HERE. We are seeking comments on this draft in advance of the formal rule-making process. Our tentative timeline is:

  1. receive comments by September 15th
  2. Review comments and revise draft by October 15th
  3. Begin formal rule-making process by November 1.

Please submit your comments, either via email or USPS to:

Marc Roy, Salvage Yard Program Manager


1 National Life Drive, Davis 1

Montpelier VT 05620-3704


Comments on the rule may also be made during the formal process.


*As we continue to develop the Salvage Yard Propgram we will be updating this webpage with more content and resources, please continue to check our site and provide the program staff with suggestions and comments. Thank you


Program staff:.

Shawn Donovan: 522-5683 or Shawn.donovan@state.vt.us
Marc Roy: 522-0275
or Marc.roy@state.vt.us

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To find out about spills reported at salvage yards, or salvage yards as hazardous waste sites.




VT DEC Waste Management & Prevention Division 1 National Life Drive - Davis 1  Montpelier, VT  05620-3704  Tele: 802-828-1138   Fax: 802-828-1011


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