UCC Service Center

The Office of the Secretary of State manages the statewide registry for uniform commercial code (UCC) filings in Vermont.

Some functions below require registration in our Online Business Service Center.

Search Records (No Login Required)

  • Standard UCC search (IACA rules): Search by debtor name only using the standard search logic.

  • Non-standard UCC search (exact, contains, and starts with): Search by document number, debtor, secured party, or other criteria.

STOP: The state of Vermont has adopted the International Association of Commercial Regulators (IACA) recommended standard search logic for its search results. YOUR RESULTS WILL VARY depending on how the lien was filed and how you enter your search. View a copy of our search logic.

Obtain UCC Search Reports & Certified Searches (Login Required)

  • Uncertified search report: Our basic report provides you with a list of the liens against a particular search query. View sample report.

  • Certified search report (certified debtor list, no images of filings): Our basic certified search report, provides you with a certified list of the liens against a particular search query and an expanded view of each listing. (Also known as the UCC 11 search.) View sample report.

  • Certified copies (certified debtor list and images of all filings): Our advanced search report provides you with a listing, expanded view, and all attachments related to a particular search query. (Also known as the UCC 11 certified search and copy search.) View sample report.

File a Financing Statement (Login Required)

Once in, click on “File UCC Document Online” and select the desired transaction to get started.

File a Document Affecting an Existing Record (Login Required)

Once in, click on “File UCC Document Online” and select the desired transaction to get started.

Download UCC Database (Login Required)


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This page was last updated: 2014-08-28