Please make sure that the forms are filled out completely and include the required attestation before filing with the Public Utility Commission. All applicants must first be registered with the Vermont Secretary of State to conduct business.
Companies wishing to apply for certification to own or operate a telecommunications business in Vermont must complete a Registration Form after reviewing the documents listed below.
- Frequently asked questions by telecommunications companies seeking a Certificate of Public Good
- Telecommunications provider registration form instructions
- V.S.A. Title 30
- Public Utility Commission Rules, in particular:
- Sample order granting a Certificate of Public Good
Telecommunications companies involved in mergers, transfers of control or asset sale/purchase transactions must comply with Commission Rule 7.500. As stated in that Rule, some companies only need to file a completed Notification Form with the Public Utility Commission, while others may need Commission approval.
Companies wishing to provide commercial mobile radio service, commonly referred to as cellular service, in Vermont must complete a Registration Form.