Boxing Control Board

Professional boxing in the state of Vermont is governed by the “advisor” model of regulation, created by the legislature. One person with at least three years experience in boxing and one physician are appointed by the secretary of state to advise the director of the Office of Professional Regulation (OPR) on matters relating to the profession. Their mission is public protection. The director and the advisors carry out this mission by: ensuring that applicants are qualified for licensure; setting standards for the profession by proposing statutes and adopting administrative rules; and, with the assistance of Office of Professional Regulation staff, investigating complaints of unprofessional conduct, taking disciplinary action against a licensee when necessary to protect the public. Our website provides links to the laws governing this profession, as well as resources for applicants, licensees, consumers, and employers.

For questions or to contact the advisors, email or call: Kara Shangraw | 802-828-1134

To better serve you, we have a list of our most frequently asked questions. Please click on the button below to find the answer to your question before calling or emailing. 

Boxing Control FAQs

This page was last updated: 2015-07-21