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Surplus Land Review

CORD is also responsible for making recommendations on the disposal of state owned real property as outlined in Surplus Land Review Process pdf file.

The Surplus Land Review Flow Chart pdf file identifies the different steps that are required for the state to dispose of surplus land.

RSA 4:39-d limits the leasing of State owned land on the shores of public waters. See CORD fact sheet pdf file.

Status of Individual Surplus Land Reviews for the years:

Application Process

A Surplus Land Request should originate in the state department or agency having management responsibility for the real estate. An SLR must be accompanied by an application form Word file and cover letter addressed to the BEA Commissioner and CORD Chair. Please provide complete answers to all questions on the application form, clearly explain the nature of the request and intended use of the property, and provide accompanying maps, tax maps and photographs as appropriate.

Surplus Land Review applicants should submit one digital copy via e-mail to, one hardcopy with original signatures, and three photocopies of the completed application to: NH Bureau of Economic Affairs, NH Office of Planning & Development, 100 North Main St, Suite #100, Concord, NH 03301.

CORD has developed a tracking sheet Word filethat state agencies may use when transmitting an application through the many steps in the request process including CORD, Long Range Capital Planning and Utilization Committee, and Governor and Council.

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