New Hampshire Department of Forest and Lands

Merriman State Forest

Sawmill Registration

New Hampshire state law, RSA 227-I:9, requires primary wood processing mills and wood concentration yards to register with the Division of Forests and Lands.  Information that must be provided includes: location, owner, type of mill, operating capacity, species, volumes, and state of origin of wood harvested and timber processed, purchased, and sold, and the output of wood and timber products. The registration fee is $20 annually.

Click here for a copy of the Sawmill Registration Form.

Sawmill Laws

Administrative Rules for the Operation of Wood Processing Mills and Concentration Yards on the General Court Website

Directory of Sawmills & Lumber Wholesalers produced by UNH Cooperative Extension

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