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Vermont Law Research Guide: Vermont Local Law and Municipal Government

Vermont Law legal research guide highlighting free electronic resources as well as print format and subscription options

Foundational Materials and Resources

A Classic Vermont Town Hall

Town Hall Hinesburg Vermont USA

Locating Vermont Ordinances

Vermont city and town ordinances are available directly from the municipality and many municipalities post their ordinances to their websites.


Some Vermont ordinances are included in popular municipal law aggregators.

Vermont Secretary of State Resources

The Vermont Secretary of State offers links to a variety of municipal law resources as well as information regarding access to public records in Vermont.

The State Papers of Vermont volumes were published by the former Office of the Editor of State Papers, Vermont Secretary of State's Office. They are available through various libraries within the State of Vermont and also through the Vermont State Archives and Records Administration's Reference Room.