For currently authorized vendors, the 2023 Renewal application period for vendor authorization in the Connecticut WIC Program is CLOSED. For vendors whose current authorization period ends on September 30, 2024, information about Renewal 2024 will be available here beginning on April 15, 2024.
For vendors wishing to become WIC authorized, the 2023 Open Enrollment period for vendor authorization in the Connecticut WIC Program is now CLOSED. When the next opportunity to become an authorized Connecticut WIC vendor is announced, information related to that process will be posted here.
Click on the following link for the WIC Vendor Agreement. The vendor agreement does not constitute a license or a property interest. The agreement is in effect for the stated time period only.
You must meet the required minimum inventory at all times, click on the following link to view the Minimum Inventory Requirements:
Click on the following link for the WIC Vendor Food Card.
Connecticut has more than 340 authorized Grocery stores and more than 230 authorized Pharmacy Only Stores.
Click on the following link for a list of our authorized vendors:
An authorized WIC vendor must purchase infant formula from the list of certified distributors provided by the WIC program. You must purchase infant formula from the distributors found on the list linked here. Infant Formula Suppliers List
WIC Approved Contract and Specialized Formula listing: Formula Resources
Retailer Bulletins for October 2021-September 2022:
Retailer Bulletins for October 2020-September 2021:
Retailer Bulletins for October 2019-September 2020:
Retailer Bulletins for October 2018-September 2019:
Retailer Bulletins for October 2017-September 2018:
Retailer Bulletins for October 2016-September 2017:
Stand beside equipment vendors: Click on the following link to watch a video for Conduent Stand beside Machine equipment set-up:
Click on the following link below for a quick reference to your stand beside equipment: Quick Reference guide
For eWIC information, click here: eWIC for Vendors
Click HERE for the WIC Program Federal Regulations.
State of Connecticut WIC Program