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Wage & Hour Wage Claim Process

Welcome to the State of New Hampshire's Wage & Hour Wage Claim process

In accordance with RSA 275:51 V, any employee who is due unpaid wages may file a wage claim within 36 months from when the wages were due. If you are due unpaid wages from your employer (current or former) and you elect to file a wage claim, you must first complete and submit a Wage Claim form to the NH Department of Labor.

For a general understanding of the Wage Claim process, please refer to the Wage Claim Process Guide Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol.

To file a Wage Claim, please use one of the following three options:

Option One: Use our Wage Claim Web Form

Option Two: Complete the Wage Claim form Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol and return it to the Department of Labor via mail, fax, or email:
Email Address:
Fax Number:(603) 271-2668
Mailing Address:
Hearings Bureau
New Hampshire Department of Labor
PO Box 2076
Concord, NH 03302-2076

Option Three: Telephone or email the Hearings Bureau at the Department of Labor to have a Wage Claim form mailed to you to complete and return.
Telephone: (603) 271-3176
Email Address:

If you need assistance or have questions regarding this process and wish to contact us by telephone, please feel free to call this Department at (603) 271-3176 and ask to speak with a Program Assistant in the Hearings Bureau.

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New Hampshire Department of Labor  |  
95 Pleasant Street  |  Concord, NH 03301
Telephone: 603-271-3176  |  
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