Technical Advisory Committee

The Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) was established by Act 133 of the 2001 Adjourned Session to advise Vermont Agency of Natural Resources (VT ANR) regarding technical standards for potable water supplies and wastewater systems administered by the Wastewater System and Potable Water Supply Rules. The Committee is appointed by the Governor and regularly meets to “ensure that the technical standards remain current with the known and proven technologies regarding potable water supplies and wastewater systems”.

Statutory responsibility of the TAC is in Title 10, § 1978.

The TAC meetings are open to the public. See below for dates or contact us to inquire about dates, times, and locations for meetings.

TAC Meeting Schedule
Date Time Location


01:00 p.m. to 04:30 p.m.


Fish & Wildlife Building
Act 250 Conference Room
111 West Street
Essex Junction, Vermont


The TAC maintains meeting minutes.

The TAC is required to prepare, and submit to the legislature, an annual report. The report summarizes the discussions, activities, and recommendations of the TAC during the preceding year. The yearly reports are:

The TAC prepares special reports for the Secretary and at the request of the legislature. The TAC prepared reports on: