The Town Clerk, appointed for a one-year term by the Selectboard, takes minutes at town meetings; records, preserves, and certifies public records of the town; issues dog, marriage, and civil union licenses; runs the local elections; and maintains the list of registered voters. The Town Clerk receives a salary paid bi-weekly.


Rosie Laquerre, Town Clerk
(802) 223-3313 x 201
Hours: M – Th 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; F 9 a.m. – Noon


Land Records

In Vermont, land records are recorded in the town where the property is located. Recorded documents are public record and may be searched at the Town Clerk’s Office.

Recording fees are $15.00 per page.
Flat rate for the Vermont Property Transfer Tax Return, $15.00.
Recording of plat mylars: $25.00 per sheet.
Research time is charged at $4.00/hour.
Copies of land records are $1.00/page.
Certified copies of records are $10.00/page.

East Montpelier Land Records are now available online back to late 2000 (and soon will go back to 1988): EM Land Records


Application for Birth or Death Certificate

Application for Marriage License
FAQs on Getting Married in Vermont

2018 Voter’s Guide for People with Disabilities


Click on the pictures below to visit the VT Secretary of State’s pages to register to vote or access your personalized voter page where you can, among other things, check on your registration status or request an absentee ballot.