Welcome to the Town of Barnet
Barnet is a small Connecticut River town chartered in 1763 and settled between 1770 and 1773. Its five villages are Barnet Village, East Barnet, West Barnet, McIndoe Falls, and Passumpsic.

Town news & announcements:

  • Help Wanted – Assistant Town Clerk & Treasurer. Please click here to download a PDF with details regarding the job and how to apply.
  • 2017 Dog Licenses now available. Licensing of all dogs is due annually on April 1. Fees this year are $9.00 for spayed or neutered dogs and $13.00 for others. A valid rabies vaccination certificate must accompany payment of fee. Licenses may be obtained:
    • Through the mail – Town of Barnet, PO Box 15, Barnet, VT  05821 (please send rabies certificate and a check in the amount of the fee), or
    • At the Town Clerk’s Office during normal weekday hours (9 a.m.-noon & 1-4:30 p.m.).
    • At a Rabies Clinic to be held at the Ryegate Small Animal Hospital on Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    • At the Town Clerk’s Office during special hours on Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 9:00 am. to 12:00 noon.

Town Clerk’s Office Closures. Please see the Town Clerk’s Office page for up-to-date information.