The Zoning Administrator administers the zoning bylaws and carefully monitors land development within the Town. The Zoning Administrator also maintains all zoning regulations, amendments, the Zoning Map, and written zone boundary descriptions. In addition, the Zoning Administrator issues certain permits in accordance with the Chester Zoning Regulations. If you are planning structural changes to your property, the Zoning Administrator can be extremely helpful in advising you on the right procedure to follow and required permits. Please see here for the required forms- Permits
The Zoning Audit for the Town of Chester has been completed. A specialist will be hired soon to review the study and assist in the redevelopment of the Zoning Bylaws. To view the Zoning Audit, please see here- 2018 Zoning Audit
Hours for Zoning are: Monday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm Tuesdays 8:00 am – 1:00 pm Wednesdays 8:00 am - 1:00 pm or by appointment.
Town of Chester - 556 Elm Street - PO Box 370 Chester, VT 05143 - (802) 875-2173 Town office hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-4pm