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Bureau of Elevators
Department of Administrative Services
OSBI - Bureau of Elevators
450 Columbus Boulevard, Suite 1303
Hartford CT 06103
Phone: (860) 713-5808
*NEW* Fax: (959) 200-4890
Hours of Operation: 7:30 am to 4:00 pm (EST) Monday through Friday
   Assistance Provided:
The Bureau of Elevators is responsible for certification and inspections of elevators, escalators, dumbwaiters, moving walks, private residence elevators, tramways and personnel hoists used for construction and demolition.
At present we have 15,400 elevators registered in Connecticut, all of which are inspected every 18 months. Our eleven inspectors, aside from inspecting elevators, are required to witness required tests by state licensed elevator contractors, and will investigate accidents and complaints.
Assistance is provided to State Agencies and the General Public.
   Request for Modification:
Request for Modification of the ASME A17.1 Safety Code for Elevators & Escalators....... {Request for Modification of the ASME A17.1 Safety Code for Elevators & Escalators}
   Connecticut General Statutes:
Chapter 538, Elevators, Escalators, and Lifts: Sections 29-191 through 29-200.
Chapter 538a, Passenger Tramways: Sections 29-201 through 29-214.
   Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies:
Sections 29-192-1d through 6d.
Section 29-200, Regulations concerning certain lifts and elevators.
Adoption of National Standards, ASME/ANSI A17.1 1996 Safety Code for Elevators and Escalators, with the 1997 and 1998 addenda, by reference.
ANSI A10.4-1990, American National Standard Safety Requirements for Personnel Hoists and Employee Elevators for Construction and Demolition Operations.

Test Results Form (form 1020-C) for electric elevators, hydraulic elevators and escalators/moving walks. This form is for use by authorized elevator contractors only.

Schedule Inspection Request Form - This form is for use by authorized elevator contractors only.
Change of Owner/NEW Address  - This form is to be used for updates to owner registration and change of address information.  It can be mailed, emailed or fax into the office.  Please make sure your elevator registration number is included otherwise it will not be accepted.  Thank you.

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