The Access and Resource Center (ARC) is an office of the courts offering these free services for people who don't have an attorney:

  • Information about Vermont state court processes.
  • Help with Vermont state court forms.
  • Information about ways to get the help of an attorney.
  • Public computers for court-related use.
  • Workstation to attend remote hearings.

Free interpreter services are available. Staff do not provide legal advice. 



Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Closed court holidays.



Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm.
Costello Courthouse, Ground Floor
32 Cherry Street, Burlington


Case types include:

  • divorce
  • eviction
  • expungement or sealing of criminal records
  • formal and small estates
  • guardianship
  • name change
  • parentage
  • relief from abuse
  • small claims
  • stalking
  • traffic matters
  • and other case types