To assist owners and potential buyers, the RVCA provides a Property Inquiry Service. Current owners, potential buyers, or lawyers and real estate agents acting on behalf of their clients may request information about a particular property.
The RVCA will provide comments stating whether a property is likely to be affected by Authority policies and regulations and if there are any previous or outstanding violations on the property. This file search response provides a formal record of the inquiry and offers valuable information to the client when making decisions to purchase, build on, re-grade or alter natural features on the site. In other cases, the file search response serves as official confirmation that the property is not affected by Authority policies and regulations, and provides the client with added peace of mind. RVCA staff cannot advise you on whether or not to purchase a property; we provide the facts to help you make an educated decision.
Download your Flood Plain Inquiry Form and submit with your fee (look for orange box).
A fee is charged to cover the cost of reviewing each individual site and a formal, written response is issued. Staff require at least two weeks to reply.
For more details, contact us:
RVCA Information Specialist
phone: 613.692.3571 or 1.800.267.3504