Businesses in New Hampshire may have licensing and registration requirements at the federal, state, and local levels. Some jurisdictions require a general license for certain types of business. Depending on their business structure, businesses may need to file with the New Hampshire Secretary of State and be subject to additional filing requirements.

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In New Hampshire, businesses should understand all licensing obligations before starting operations. Some professions and business activities require licensing or certification at the state level. Businesses may also be required to register or obtain a business license at the local level, in addition to obtaining other licenses and permits. To learn more about the specific registration and licensing requirements in New Hampshire, click on the New Hampshire industry or county tabs for more information or to order the proper forms.

For more information, please contact CT Corporation for a consultation with a business licensing specialist.

  • Appraisal Management Company

    License Type:
    Appraisal Management Company License

    License Issued By:
    Real Estate Appraiser Board

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $900 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $900 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Architectural Firm

    License Type:
    Architectural Firm License

    License Issued By:
    Board of Architects

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $80 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $80 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Cannabis Medical

    License Type:
    Therapeutic Cannabis License (Medical Marijuana)

    License Issued By:
    New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    Unknown at this time *

    Other Requirements:
    Unknown at this time

    Notes:
    The Therapeutic Cannabis Program has entered rulemaking on He-C 401, Therapeutic Cannabis Program Registry Rules. Check with DHHS to determine if licenses are available.
    The fees and requirements to obtain (and maintain) this license are unknown at this time.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *Fees may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the NH Secretary of State.
  • Charitable Solicitation Registration

    License Type:
    Charitable Solicitation Registration

    License Issued By:
    Department of Justice's Charitable Trust Division

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $25 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals/Reports

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $25 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals/reports.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the NH Secretary of State.
  • Collection Agency

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Collection Agency License. However, if your business is providing debt collection services in New Hampshire, you may still be required to comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Commercial Painter

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Commercial Painter License at the state level. However, if your business is providing commercial painting services in New Hampshire, you may be required to obtain Commercial Painter License at the local level or comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Compounding Pharmacy

    License Type:
    Compounding Pharmacy License

    License Issued By:
    Board of Pharmacy

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $500 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $500 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Cosmetology

    License Type:
    Cosmetology License

    License Issued By:
    Board of Barbering, Cosmetology, and Esthetics

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $50 *

    Other Requirements:
    Biennial Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $50 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and biennial renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Debt Management

    License Type:
    Debt Management License

    License Issued By:
    Banking Department

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $500 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $500 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Durable Medical Equipment

    License Type:
    Durable Medical Equipment License

    License Issued By:
    Board of Pharmacy

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $150 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $150 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Electrical Contractor

    License Type:
    Master Electrician License

    License Issued By:
    New Hampshire Office of Professional Licensure and Certification (OPLC)

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $50 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals, Photo taken less than 6 months prior to application date

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $50 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Employment Agency

    The State of New Hampshire does not require an Employment Agency License. However, if your business is acting as an employment agency in New Hampshire, you may still be required to comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Energy Broker

    License Type:
    Energy Broker License

    License Issued By:
    Public Utility Commission

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $250 *

    Other Requirements:
    Biennial Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $250 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and biennial renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Engineering Firm

    License Type:
    Engineering Firm License

    License Issued By:
    Joint Board of Licensure and Certification

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $100 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $100 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include obtaining NH Professional Engineer Licenses for certain individuals in your firm. Note that you cannot register with the NH Secretary of State until you have obtained your Engineering Firm License.
  • Fertilizer

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Fertilizer License. However, if your business is dealing in fertilizer in New Hampshire, you may still be required to comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Fertilizer Product Registration

    License Type:
    Fertilizer Product Registration

    License Issued By:
    Department of Agriculture, Markets and Food

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $75 per product *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $75 per product fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Franchise Registration

    The State of New Hampshire does not require Franchise Registration. However, if your business is operating a franchise in New Hampshire, you may still be required to comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • General Contractor

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a General Contractor License at the state level. However, if your business is doing construction in New Hampshire, you may be required to obtain General Contractor License at the local level or comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Home Health Agency

    License Type:
    Home Health Agency License

    License Issued By:
    Department of Health and Human Services

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $250 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $250 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Home Improvement Contractor

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Home Improvement Contractor License at the state level. However, if your business is providing home improvement services in New Hampshire, you may be required to obtain Home Improvement Contractor License at the local level or comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • HVAC Contractor

    The State of New Hampshire does not require an HVAC License at the state level. However, if your business is providing heating, ventilation, and air conditioning services in New Hampshire, you may be required to obtain HVAC License at the local level or comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Insurance Agency

    License Type:
    Insurance Agency License

    License Issued By:
    Insurance Department

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $210 *

    Other Requirements:
    Biennial Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $210 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and biennial renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated. An additional convenience fee may apply if filing online.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State and/or obtaining an individual agent/broker license.
  • Mail-Order Pharmacy

    License Type:
    Mail-Order Pharmacy License

    License Issued By:
    New Hampsire Board of Pharmacy

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $2000 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $2000 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated. An additional Control Substances Registration fee may apply.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Manufactured Home Dealer

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Manufactured Home Dealer License. However, if your business is selling manufactured homes in New Hampshire, you may still be required to comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Manufactured Home Installer

    License Type:
    Manufactured Home Installer License

    License Issued By:
    Joint Board of Licensure and Certification

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $75 *

    Other Requirements:
    Triennial Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $75 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and triennial renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Manufactured Home Manufacturer

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Manufactured Home Manufacturer License. However, if your business is manufacturing manufactured homes in New Hampshire, you may still be required to comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Money Transmitter

    License Type:
    Money Transmitter License

    License Issued By:
    Banking Department

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $500 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $500 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Mortgage Broker

    License Type:
    Mortgage Broker License

    License Issued By:
    Banking Department

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $500 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $500 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Mortgage Lender

    License Type:
    Mortgage Lender License

    License Issued By:
    Banking Department

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $500 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $500 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Pawnbroker

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Pawnbroker License at the state level. However, if your business is operating a pawnshop in New Hampshire, you may be required to obtain Pawnbroker License at the local level or comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Payday Lender

    License Type:
    Payday Lender License

    License Issued By:
    Banking Department

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $450 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $450 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Pesticide Product Registration

    License Type:
    Pesticide Product Registration

    License Issued By:
    Department of Agriculture, Markets and Food

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $120 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $120 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated and is per product registered.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Pet Shop

    License Type:
    Pet Shop License

    License Issued By:
    Division of Animal Industry of the Department of Agriculture

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $200 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $200 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Pharmacy

    License Type:
    Pet Shop License

    License Issued By:
    Division of Animal Industry of the Department of Agriculture

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $200 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $200 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Plumbing Contractor

    License Type:
    Plumbing Contractor License

    License Issued By:
    Department of Safety's Plumbing Safety and Licensing Section

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $355 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $355 fee* extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Private Investigation Agency

    License Type:
    Private Investigation Agency License

    License Issued By:
    Department of Safety's Division of State Police

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $150 to $500 *

    Other Requirements:
    Biennial Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $150 to $500 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and biennial renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated and is dependent upon number of investigators employed.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Private Security

    License Type:
    Private Security License

    License Issued By:
    Department of Safety

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $420 *

    Other Requirements:
    Biennial Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $420 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and biennial renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated and is dependent on the number of employees.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State and/or applying for individual guard license.
  • Professional Engineer

    License Type:
    Professional Engineer License

    License Issued By:
    Board of Professional Engineers

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $150 or $250 *

    Other Requirements:
    Biennial Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $150 or $250 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and biennial renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated and is dependent upon method of licensure.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Residential Painter

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Residential Painter License at the state level. However, if your business is providing residential painting services in New Hampshire, you may be required to obtain Residential Painter License at the local level or comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Roofing Contractor

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Roofing Contractor License at the state level. However, if your business is providing roofing services in New Hampshire, you may be required to obtain Roofing Contractor License at the local level or comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Sales Tax ID

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Sales Tax ID. However, if your business is selling taxable goods or services in New Hampshire, you may still be required to comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Secondhand Dealer

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Secondhand Dealer License at the state level. However, if your business is dealing in secondhand goods in New Hampshire, you may be required to obtain Secondhand Dealer License at the local level or comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Solar Contractor

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Solar Contractor License at the state level. However, if your business is performing solar panel installation in New Hampshire, you may be required to obtain Solar Contractor License at the local level or comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Staff Leasing Agency

    License Type:
    Staff Leasing Agency License

    License Issued By:
    Department of Labor

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $600 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $600 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and annual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Talent Agency

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Talent Agency License. However, if your business is acting as a talent agency in New Hampshire, you may still be required to comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Tattoo Parlor

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Tattoo Parlor License at the state level. However, if your business is operating a tattoo parlor in New Hampshire, you may be required to obtain Tattoo Parlor License at the local level or comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Telemarketing

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Telemarketing License. However, if your business is soliciting to consumers in New Hampshire, you may still be required to comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

  • Title Agency

    License Type:
    Title Agency License

    License Issued By:
    Insurance Department

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $210 *

    Other Requirements:
    Biennial Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $210 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and biennial renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Tobacco Retail

    License Type:
    Tobacco Retail License

    License Issued By:
    New Hampshire Liquor Commission

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $100 *

    Other Requirements:
    Annual Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $100 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and biannual renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State and/or obtaining a Sales Tax ID.
  • Tobacco Wholesale

    License Type:
    Tobacco Wholesale License

    License Issued By:
    Department of Revenue Administration

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $250 *

    Other Requirements:
    Biennial Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $250 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and biennial renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Unemployment Tax ID

    License Type:
    Unemployment Tax ID

    License Issued By:
    Employment Security Division

    Other Requirements:
    Tax Returns

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, extensive supporting documentation, and tax returns.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Wholesale Drug Distributor

    License Type:
    Wholesale Drug Distributor License

    License Issued By:
    State Board of Pharmacy

    Jurisdiction Filing Fees:
    $500 *

    Other Requirements:
    Biennial Renewals

    Notes:
    To obtain (and maintain) this license, the State of New Hampshire requires an application, a $500 fee*, extensive supporting documentation, and biennial renewals.
    Furthermore, the State may reject your application if you have not met certain prerequisites** prior to submission.

    *This fee may have changed since this page was last updated.
    **Prerequisites may include registering with the New Hampshire Secretary of State.
  • Withholding Tax ID

    The State of New Hampshire does not require a Withholding Tax ID. However, if your business is paying wages to employees in New Hampshire, you may still be required to comply with other licensing laws at the state or local level. If you are unsure about whether your business needs to be licensed, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

Business Licenses in New Hampshire (NH) Counties

New Hampshire counties do not issue Basic Business Licenses. However, your business may be required to obtain a Basic Business License at the state or local level or comply with other licensing laws, based on your business activity and location. Let CT Corporation determine all of the licenses and registrations that you may need, and guide you through the process of obtaining them!

Note: The above refers only to basic business licenses, which are required for any type of business operating within the county. For information regarding industry specific licenses issued by New Hampshire, contact us today!

Let us take care of the paperwork for you! We will prepare and file your application, and we will follow up with the State until you have received your New Hampshire state license. As licensing experts, we will streamline the entire licensing process, making it as painless as possible.

For more information, please contact CT Corporation to consult a licensing specialist.

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