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Help with Utility Bills for Renters

Eligible Vermont tenants can apply for utility bill assistance for help with up to twelve months of past due or current bills (up to a $10,000 maximum combined total).

Apply for Federal and Vermont Broadband Assistance Programs

The Emergency Broadband Benefit is a temporary Federal Communications Commission program to help eligible families and households pay for broadband internet service. The Vermont Temporary Broadband Program provides eligible Vermont households with a $40 monthly credit toward their internet bill.

Public Utility Commission

The Public Utility Commission is an independent, three-member, quasi-judicial commission that regulates the siting of electric and natural gas infrastructure and supervises the rates, quality of service, and overall financial management of Vermont's public utilities: electric, gas, energy efficiency, telecommunications, cable television (terms of service only, not rates), water, and large wastewater companies.