Act 250 Program Administration and Contact Information During COVID

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NRB/Act 250 Offices


  • Telework: All staff continue to work remotely until further notice.
  • Customer assistance: Most services can be provided by phone or online. Many of our land-use-permit records and documents are available online HERE. If you can not find what you are looking for, contact us.
  • By appointment: If assistance can not be provided over the phone or online and an in-person visit is necessary, call the office first to set up an appointment.
  • Mail delivery: Please do not use curriers to deliver mail (no FedEx, UPS, etc.). Mail all paper correspondence by United States Postal Service. Staff are not in the office to accept mail requiring signature.

NRB/Act 250 Central and District Offices Hours and Contact Information:

Phone & email: Monday–Friday, 7:45 am–4:30 pm (monitored regularly)

Central Office (Montpelier)

  • August 2022: Roof replacement and exterior work.
  • September-October 2022: The ADA access ramp is scheduled to be serviced and will not be available for use during that time. Call in advance so our staff can assist you or make alternate arrangements.
  • Tel. (802) 828-3309; Email:

Districts 1 & 8 (Rutland office)

Districts 2 & 3 (Springfield office)

District 4 (Essex office)

Districts 5, 6, & 9 (Montpelier office)

District 7 (St. Johnsbury office)

Do I Need an Act 250 Permit?

How Do I Apply for an Act 250 Permit?

Act 250 Criteria

Act 250 Database

Natural Resources Atlas

Act 250 Permit Process Survey Form - (non-front page)


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