The Short Time Compensation (STC) program is an alternative to a complete layoff of one or more workers. Details about the program are provided in the Explanation of STC Program (B-3) link provided on the right hand side of this page. Other forms used or involved in the program are also provided for your convenience.
Given the increasing popularity of this program, we ask the following to enable us in providing better service related to this program:
Please review the information provided, specifically the Explanation of STC Program (B-3), as many of your questions will likely be answered.
- As you begin thinking about the feasibility of this program, please build in a minimum of 30 days between the date you submit your application and the proposed start date of your plan, as the approval process may take up to 30 days.
If you have no questions following the review of the information provided and wish to submit an application, please complete and submit Application A and B forms to:
Vermont Department of Labor
Attn: STC Program
PO Box 189
Montpelier, VT 05601-0189
Completed applications may also be faxed to 802-828-9191 or a PDF document may be attached to e-mail sent to Labor-UIAndWagesDivision@state.vt.us
We will contact you upon receipt of a completed application within 30 days.
- If you have questions following review of the information provided, please send e-mail to Labor-UIAndWagesDivision@state.vt.us, briefly describing your questions, providing your business name and contact information, and we will assign a staff member to handle your inquiry.