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Town of Strafford, NH

Town of Strafford

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Town Clerk and Tax Collector
will be CLOSED
Thursday, July 18, 2024
Thursday, August 15, 2024

Thank you.

Zoning Board of Adjustment Public Notice

Please be advised that the Strafford Board of Adjustment will hold a public hearing on Thursday, July 18, 2024 at the Strafford Town Hall at 6:30 PM concerning the following applications and any other business that may properly come before the Board. Read More

Heigis Plan RV

Supervisor of the Checklist Public Notice

The Supervisors of the Checklist will be sitting at the Town Office on Tuesday, August 13, 2024, 1:00-1:30pm for corrections to the checklist and additions of new voters. RSA 654:36, 37, 44. The Town Clerk can also take registrations during her normal office hours. If you are registering as a new voter, a photo ID, proof of citizenship, age and domicile in Strafford needs to be provided. RSA 654:7; RSA 654:12; RSA 669:5
NOTE: NO change of party affiliation accepted till after the State Primary, Tuesday, September 10, 2024, 8:00am – 7:00pm.


Starting June 26, 2024, NEW Transfer Station/Recycling Center permit stickers will be issued at the Transfer Station/Recycling Center ONLY.
Town Hall will no longer be issuing permit stickers.
An updated fee schedule and brochure are available below.
If there are any questions, please contact the Board of Selectmen at administrator@strafford.nh.gov.
Recycling Center Fee Schedule



Master Plan Subcommittees will be meeting on Tuesday, September 24th, at 6:30pm, at the Town Hall. 

Green Committee – There will be a meeting of the Green Committee at 5 pm, Tuesday, July 9th, to be convened at the Hill Library. The agenda for this meeting is open.

Arts & Events Council is scheduled to meet the 3rd Thursday of each month from 3:00pm – 4:00pm at the Hill Library, unless posted otherwise.7/18 Agenda

Natural Resources & Land Use Committee – Natural Resource and Land-Use Committee will be meeting Tuesday, September 17th, 4:30 PM at the Town Hall.

Bow Lake Committee

Community Center/Recreation Facilities Master Plan Subcommittee


Property Taxes

2024 1st Issue Tax Bills were mailed 5/29/24. Bills are due 7/3/24.

2024 Dog Licenses Overdue

2024 Dog Licenses are now overdue. As required by State Law, Civil Forfeiture Fines of $25 per unlicensed dog will be issued beginning July 15th.. Contact the Town Clerk’s Office to update records or license your dog. Thank you. 


* Last day to change party affiliation is June 4th
* Candidacy Filing Period June 5-14, 2024
Absentee Request Form

General Election – Tuesday, November 5, 2024 – Strafford School 
Absentee Request Form

Register to vote at the Town Clerk’s Office.
Mon & Wed 8:30AM – 2:00PM
Tue & Thu 1:30PM – 7:00PM

Strafford Polls are open 8am – 7pm.
Please do not park at the Post Office for Voting.
Thank you

Town Hall Hours

Building Inspector (Ext. 104 & 106)
Tuesday  4:00PM–7:00PM
or By Appointment

Assessor & Human Services (Ext. 107)
By Appointment

Town Clerk & Tax Collector (Ext. 102)
Monday & Wednesday  8:30AM–2:00PM

Tuesday & Thursday  1:30PM–7:00PM
(CLOSED 7/18, 8/15, and Holidays)

Recycling Center Hours

Wednesday 4PM – 7PM
Saturday & Sunday 9AM – 1PM

(Closed Easter 3/31/24 & Christmas 12/25/24)