Vermont

Vermont Lien Law

Vermont Private Projects
Notice Req.
Intent to Lien
Lien Req.
Prime Contractor

Not Required

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Sub Contractor

Not Required

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Suppliers/Other

Not Required

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Vermont 101

Notices of Mechanics Lien, Civil Action Complaint

 

1. How long do I have to file a claim of lien in Vermont?

From the date payment became due, you have 180 days to file a Notice of Mechanic’s Lien.

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2. Do I have to file any notices before I start work on a property in?

No.

 

3. When is my last day of work so that I can file a lien to get paid?

From the time payments becomes due, the filing period beings to file for a Claim of Lien.

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4. Who do not have any lien rights in the state of Vermont?

All parties that perform labor or furnish materials on a project have lien rights.  Although there is no Vermont case directly on this point, the statutes are broad enough to cover “suppliers to suppliers” in contrast to many other states’ lien laws.

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5. How long do I have to file for a lien of foreclosure?

You can file a, civil action complaint, to enforce the lien, within 180 days of the filing of the Notice of Mechanic’s Lien.

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6. Is there mandatory notice requirements in Vermont?

A contractor must provide the owner with a Notice of Mechanic’s Lien.

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7. Who satisfies the lien when I get paid?

The owner must obtain a discharge.

8. What cost can I claim for?

Attorney fees are not included in the amount of the lien.  Work completed after or extra materials furnished included in the claim. The owner is entitled to an offset for defective work and materials.  

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Vermont State Projects
Notice Requirements
Lien Requirements
Prime Contractor

Must file a notice of commencement within 15 days of receiving a proper building permit, or if no permit is issued to the contractor, then 15 days after commenced work.

Not Required

Suppliers/Other

Preliminary notice must be filed in 20 days from the commencement or services to the project.

To claim on a bond, filing takes place 90 days after final furnishing of services. Enforcement on a claim is due within 1 year from last furnishing services.

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