Land Records

The Town Clerk's Office hours are M-F, 7:30am to 4:30pm.  No appointment is necessary to research the records during public office hours.  OR go to to complete a search of Colchester’s Land Records.  Starting an account online is required to access the data but the research tool is free and there is a $3 per page fee for official copies.  If this fee is prohibitive to community members or you are not finding what you need, come on in for a visit or please contact our office for assistance at or 802-264-5520.  

Summary of Vermont Recording Fee 

Per Act 526 (approved by VT Legislature 2019 session), 32 V.S.A. §1671      Effective: July 1, 2019



Document recording fees


PTTR (Property transfer tax return)


Survey plat recording fees


Certified copy of records (no change)


Examination of records (vault time)