In addition to the information here, you may wish to review the Planning Board or Zoning Board of Adjustment frequently asked questions (FAQ's). The Local Government Center has a number of articles on land use and legal questions and answers, which contain very useful information. Also see 15 New Hampshire Practice: Land Use, Planning & Zoning (LexisNexis Matthew Bender) by Attorney Peter J. Loughlin as a general reference for planning and zoning topics relating to New Hampshire.
NH Office of Energy and Planning
Governor Hugh J. Gallen State Office Park
Johnson Hall, 3rd Floor | 107 Pleasant Street | Concord, NH 03301
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