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Environmental Land Use Restrictions

An Environmental Land Use Restriction (ELUR) is a type of Environmental Use Restriction (EUR) that complies with the requirements of section 22a-133o of the Connecticut General Statutes, section 22a-133q of the Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies, and the RSRs. An ELUR is an easement granted to the Commissioner by the property owner and is recorded on the municipal land records.  The purpose of an ELUR is to minimize the risk of human exposure to pollutants and hazards to the environment by (1) preventing the use of specified real property for certain purposes, or (2) prohibiting or requiring certain activities on such property.

EUR Fee Transmittal Form - Complete this form and submit to DEEP CPPU with the required fee.

  • Commissioner Approved ELUR - $5,000.00 ($2,500.00 until February 15, 2023)
  • LEP Approved ELUR 133y Commissioner approval of subordination waiver(s) - $2,500.00 ($1,250.00 until February 15, 2023)

The Electronic Transmittal Form must be completed and attached as the cover page of the ELUR package.  The ELUR must be submitted in Word.  Upload to the Connecticut Secure File Transfer  website per the instructions on Transmittal-of-Documents.

EUR Submittal Form - documents the construction of an EUR from draft to recordation on the land records. The EUR Submittal Form houses the documents listed below, as applicable (see Instructions to Embed Documents).

Affirmative LEP Statement for 133y

Declaration of Environmental Land Use Restriction and Grant of Easement and Exhibit A: Parcel Description (Metes and Bounds)

Exhibit B: EUR Opinion Overview Form Certification

Exhibit B: EUR Opinion Overview

Exhibit B: EUR Opinions

Exhibit B: EUR Supplemental Information (SI) - An EUR SI must be provided for each corresponding EUR Opinion listed above (as applicable).  Note: The SI are not recorded on the land records.

EUR Factsheet

Table 1 - ELUR - Title Report: Review and Evaluation of Recorded Interests

Certification of Agreement to Subordinate

Table 2 - Title Report: Survey Analysis and Preliminary Property Owner Affidavit Analysis

EUR Preliminary Parcel Owner Affidavit

Attorney Statement of Compliance for 133y

ELUR Parcel Owner Affidavit

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Environmental Use Restrictions

Content last updated on November 15, 2021