Belknap County Building Permits (New Hampshire)

Search for Belknap County, NH building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Belknap County, NH create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Belknap County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Belknap County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Belknap County building permit. Belknap County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Belknap County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Gilford Building Department, Planning, Zoning and Permits Gilford NH 47 Cherry Valley Road 03249 603-527-4727

Meredith Zoning Meredith NH 41 Main Street 03253 603-279-4538

Tilton Zoning Tilton NH 257 Main Street 03276 603-286-7817


Building Inspectors in Belknap County, NH ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Belknap County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Belknap County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Belknap County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Belknap County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Belknap County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

Barnstead Building Inspector Barnstead NH 108 South Barnstead Road 03225 603-269-2299

Gilford Building Inspector Gilford NH 47 Cherry Valley Road 03249 603-527-4727

Laconia Building Inspector Laconia NH 45 Beacon Street East 03246 603-527-1293


Town and City Halls in Belknap County, NH provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Belknap County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Belknap County, New Hampshire. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Belknap County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Belmont Town Hall Belmont NH 143 Main Street 03220 603-267-8300

Gilford Town Hall Gilford NH 47 Cherry Valley Road 03249 603-527-4700

Laconia City Hall Laconia NH 45 Beacon St E 03246 603-524-3877

Tilton Town Hall Tilton NH 257 Main Street 03276 603-286-4521


Code Enforcement Offices in Belknap County, NH are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Belknap County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Belknap County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Belknap County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project, which certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Code Enforcement Offices may also be responsible for issuing certificates of zoning compliance, and they produce reports that show if a building has any code violations or has a valid Belknap County permit for construction. Their office can also help look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices often provide online access to their building permit records.

Laconia City Code Enforcement Laconia NH 45 Beacon Street East 03246 603-527-1293

Meredith Code Enforcement Meredith NH 41 Main Street 03253 603-279-4538