Newbury United is a new all-volunteer organization. It’s neighbors helping neighbors to stay safe and secure through the COVID-19 crisis. 

For more information please access their website

Welcome to the Town of Newbury.  Chartered in 1763, the town is situated on the Connecticut River and includes the Village of Newbury and the Village of Wells River.  Population at the 2010 census was 2,216.









Homestead tax bills were calculated using an interim rate.  Revised bills will be mailed to homestead rate tax payers around the first of March with the final installment due May 10, 2021.


2020 Housesite tax information is here!


Effective Monday, June 01, our regular office hours have resumed.  To properly maintain social distancing and to comply with CDC guidelines the office doors will remain locked. Please knock during regular business hours or make an appointment by calling 802-866-5521.  Appointments for access to the land record for searches will be made for Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Individuals must wear a mask to enter the building.  Staff continues to respond by email or  or phone calls (866-5521) during business hours.

Some of our land records can be accessed online at  General Indices Volumes 4 and 5 can be accessed from the clerk's page. Payments can be dropped through the slot in the door or mailed.


See the Listers and Zoning pages for their contact information and to access our tax maps online.  2019 housesite tax information can be found on the Treasurer's page. 


If you have questions about COVID-19: Dial 2-1-1 or visit for more information.  

2020 Town Report


Online payments for some services can be made here.

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Photo by Allen Fuller


The Selectboard will hold a special meeting at the Town Office on March 1, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.  Agenda: Format for the March 4, 2021 Informational Meeting.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to Covid-19 requirements and lack of adequate space, members of the public are required to participate via Zoom. To join the meeting, the call-in numbers are: 1-253-215-8782 and 1-301-715-8592. Please contact Joe Parsons at or 802-233-7779, at least one half hour prior to the meeting to obtain the Meeting ID number and with any questions and/or requests to join the meeting virtually.


March 2, 2021 Town Meeting Warning, Notice to Voters,

Sample Ballot.  **New - Notice to voters in reference to Article 2 of the Warning.

The town will be hosting its second informational meeting with Becket Family Services and Vermont Department of Children and Families regarding the proposed Treatment Facility on Stevens Place, on March 4, 2021.

The meeting will be held via Zoom and begin at 6:00 p.m.

To join from a computer or device:

To join by telephone: (312) 626-6799

Webinar ID: 875 0339-3954

The town is seeking a full-time laborer/equipment operator for its Highway Department.  More details are here Application

Beginning July 8, the Selectboard will resume meeting in person at the Town Office.  However, members of the public wishing to attend should continue to do so via ZOOM.  To join the meeting, the call-in numbers are:1-253-215-8782 and 1-301-715-8592.  Please call or email Joe Parsons by 6:30 p.m. the day of the meeting at 802-233-7779  or  for meeting number and password.

Town of Newbury, Vermont, 2015