The Department of Public Service (PSD) is primarily funded by the gross revenue tax on utility bills pursuant to 30 V.S.A. § 21, with some programs funded through federal grants and the Energy Efficiency Charge. For information about the Department's budget, see the Fiscal Year 2019 Department Budget. More information about the State of Vermont’s budget and budget documentation can be found at the Agency of Administration’s Spotlight on Financial Transparency and the Vermont Legislature’s Joint Fiscal Office.
The Department includes reporting on performance measures in its annual budget. More information can be found about the Vermont Strategic Plan and Dashboard on the Agency of Administration (AOA) website and within the AOA's FY 2019 Programmatic Performance Measure Budget Report about performance measures across state government, and performance data is available at the AOA's Performance Management webpage.