City Clerk's Office


The Office of the City Clerk is responsible for implementing and managing scores of professional services to residents, elected officials and visitors to our city. The City Clerk establishes uniform practices and procedures that conform to state and federal law to preserve and protect the integrity of its city elections and efficiently meets all statutory obligations with respect to licenses, permits and the maintenance and preservation of records created by or deposited into the custody of the City Clerk’s Office.

City Clerk Announcements

Party Change Deadline Approaching

May 31, 2022 is the last day for currently registered voters to change or declare a party affiliation before the September 13, 2022 State Primary Election.  If you are not sure of your party affiliation, please visit the City Clerk's Office or visit the State of new Hampshire Voter Information Look-up Website at

Dog License Late Fee/Civil Forfeiture Approaching

June 1, 2022 - State law requires all dogs must be licensed by June 1st.  Failure to register your dog by then could result in late fees, a Civil Forfeiture fine of $25.00 and related notification costs.