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About Us

The Department of Labor helps employers and insurance carriers to operate successfully within New Hampshire’s labor laws. We encourage a successful, fair, and safe workplace throughout the Granite State.

Ken Merrifield - Commissioner
Rudolph W. Ogden, III - Deputy Labor Commissioner

Mission Statement

To serve and protect the interests and dignity of the New Hampshire workforce.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to be recognized as:

  • Being a proactive and accessible resource to employees & employers
  • Ensuring fair and consistent labor practices
  • Utilizing progressive technologies
  • Having efficient and responsive processes
  • Treating all individuals with respect and courtesy
  • Being competent and professional

New Hampshire Department of Labor  |  
95 Pleasant Street  |  Concord, NH 03301
Telephone: 603-271-3176  |  
Hours of Operation: 8am - 4:30pm M-F