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Contractor Application

Use this form for new construction, upgrading service, or changing equipment.
  1. The Burlington Electric Department will do no work unless a complete application has been received.
  2. For services larger than 200 A, an engineering fee of $200 is required with the application.
  3. Complete a separate application for each building receiving service. (This applies to subdivisions, condominiums and apartment complexes.)
  4. For apartments/condominiums, complete application using service characteristics for one typical unit and note number of apartments in building.
  5. Permanent service will not be energized where Aid of Construction costs are required until payment has been made. Wire Inspector’s approval must be received prior to scheduling.
  6. Contact Cathy at 865-7463 or Jaimie Cortez at 802-865-7323 with any questions.
  7. When Wire Inspector Approval has been received, please make service coordination arrangements with Jaimie Cortez at 802-865-7323. If meter only is required, please contact Cathy Chamberlain at 802-865-7463.

* required fields

Billing Information / Property Owner
Customer (If different from owner)
Electrical Contractor
Service Location
Services and meter location shall be located (spotted) by Burlington Electric Department personnel on all new services and/or when reworking old services.

If a new development, each street and building number must appear as indicated on Final Plat. Drawing approved by the Dept. of Public Works.

Applying for service at

Residential:  single or duplexes where one unit is owner-occupied.
Commercial: apartment building, small business, store, dept. store, office space, etc.
Service Characteristics
One file only.
3 MB limit.
Allowed types: gif jpg png pdf doc docx.
Upload drawing file for service over 200 amps. Maximum size: 3MB. One file only. Allowed formats: gif, jpg, png, pdf, doc, docx
Wire size at point of attachment to BED.
Electrical Load Characteristics