Short Time Compensation STC Program

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).

Short Time Compensation Application – File Weekly STC Claim

Before submitting an application for the STC Program please:

If you have questions following review of the information provided, please send e-mail to, briefly describing your questions, providing your business name and contact information, and we will assign a staff member to handle your inquiry.

If you don’t have any questions, and wish to submit an application, please complete Application A and B forms and submit 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

We will contact you upon receipt of a completed application within 30 days.