To help you locate such information as Act 250 permit assistance, expert advice for business owners, entrepreneurial support, state manufacturing assistance, state statutes, and access to local legislators, please see the links and contact information below for various government and state agencies and organizations.

Efficiency Vermont

Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE)

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

U.S. Government

Vermont Agency of Agriculture

Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development

Vermont Agency of Natural Resources (ANR) – Act 250 Permit Specialist

Vermont Agency of Transportation

Vermont Association of Planning & Development Agencies (VAPDA)

Vermont Business Assistance Network (VBAN)

Vermont Business Materials Exchange (VBMX)

Vermont Business Roundtable

Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR)

Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies (VCET)

Vermont Chamber of Commerce

Vermont Commission on Women

Vermont Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities, and Health Care Administration

Vermont Department of Economic Development

Vermont Environmental Assistance Partnership (VEAP)

Vermont Environmental Consortium (VEC)

Vermont Information Technology Center (VITC)

Vermont Interactive Television (VIT)

Vermont League of Cities and Towns (VLCT)

Vermont Legislature

Vermont Manufacturers Extension Center (VMEC)

Vermont Planning Information Center

Vermont Regional Development Corporations

Vermont Secretary of State – Municipal Homepage 

Vermont State Government

Vermont State Statutes

Vermont Technology Council

Vermont Department of Housing and Community Affairs

Vermont Department of Labor

Vermont Department of Taxes

Vermont Emergency Management

Vermont’s Advanced Manufacturing Report 2013

This report is in response to Governor Shumlin’s directive in his January 2012 Budget Address to create the “Advanced Manufacturing Partnership” to bolster Vermont’s manufacturing sector. It comprises the recommendations given by a group of forward-looking Vermont manufacturers, higher education, government and other leaders interested in manufacturing who first came together in July 2012 under the leadership of Lawrence Miller, Secretary of the Agency of Commerce and Community Development, to discuss ways to help strengthen and grow manufacturing in the state and suggest some first steps toward the design and implementation of a strategic plan for manufacturing in Vermont.

Download the full report here