Conducting business while the Town Clerk's Office is closed to the Public.

COVID 19 INSTRUCTIONS FOR REGISTRATIONS, TRAILERS, MOTORCYCLES, DOGS, BOATS, TRANSFER STATION and BEACH PARKING STICKERS

The Town Clerk’s Office will be closed to the public until further notice. We will be working to serve our residents of Hampton and do our best to operate as a "VIRTUAL TOWN CLERK’S OFFICE".  Most transactions for our residents can be done online or arranged via phone, email, or drop box that is located in the Town hall lobby.

During the Covid-19 crisis, we will be accepting credit card payments over the phone.  Once the crisis is over, we will no longer offer this service

Resident questions can and will be answered via phone and email. 603-926-0406 or TownClerk@hamptonnh.gov.  

Renewals:  Vehicles, dogs, copies of vital records and estimates should be done online CLICK HERE OR
call us at 603-926-0406 with your plate number(s) and we will give you the total to send a check.  Please make the check to:  Town of Hampton and put your plate number(s) in the memo of the check and send a copy of your driver’s license

Renew Registration (Vehicles, Motorcycles, Trailers) if you have moved within State: 

Please provide the following if you currently live in NH but have recently moved to our town:

  • Name, Address, phone number or email address
  • A copy of your driver’s license
  • The current registration 
  • Proof of Residency-- A piece of mail in your name, addressed to the Hampton address dated within thirty days OR a lease or rental agreement, OR a notarized letter from the owner of the property.  
  • A signed check made out to the "Town of Hampton" (we will fill it in and send you a detailed receipt showing the amount of the check) OR we will call you for your credit card information.

Please put this information in an envelope and drop it in the Drop Box or send it by mail to Hampton Town Clerk, 100 Winnacunnet Road, Hampton, NH 03842.  We will process this transaction and send the new registration in the mail. 

Temporary Plates:  The Registration Bureau will be attempting to assist customers who need temporary plates without coming into the DMV for new private sale or out of state dealer sales only.  Please note:  If you have leased a vehicle or have purchased an out of state vehicle with a lien holder, YOU MUST hard plate the vehicle.  NO temporary plates will be issued.  Please see "New Registration with New Plates".  If you need a temporary plate because you have purchased a new vehicle with no out of state lien holder or by private sale, you will need to provide the following:

1.  Town you are from
2.  Name, Address, DOB and phone number
3.  If you have the ability to fax, scan or email
4.  Provide a copy of your ID (a phone picture is acceptable)
5.  Ability to pay by credit card.

IF YOU HAVE ANSWERED NO TO ANY OF THESE QUESTIONS, YOU WILL NEED TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT.  PLEASE CALL 603-227-4000.

OTHERWISE, you can email the information to NH.DMVHelp@dos.nh.gov with a subject line "20 day plate".  PLEASE MAKE SURE EVERYTHING IS READABLE.  The DMV will call you by phone, take the credit card information over the phone, process the 20 day plate and mail it. 

New Registration with Transfer of Plates (Vehicles, Motorcycles, Trailers):  Transferring plates must be done by mail or drop box.  Please provide us with the following:  

  • Name, Address, phone number or email address
  • A copy of your driver’s license
  • The original title OR Certificate of Origin and bill of sale OR the Certificate of Title Application (CTA)
  • The original registration (copies will NOT be acceptable) from the vehicle you are transferring from (old vehicle).  WE DO NOT NEED THE PLATES, JUST THE REGISTRATION.
  • A signed check made out to the "Town of Hampton" (we will fill it in and send a detailed receipt showing the amount of your check) OR we will call you for your credit card information.

Please put this information in an envelope and drop it in the Drop Box or send it by mail to Hampton Town Clerk, 100 Winnacunnet Rd, Hampton, NH 03842.  We will process this transaction and send the new registration and plates in the mail. 

New Registration (Vehicles, Motorcycles, Trailers) with New Plates:  New registrations for vehicles purchased in NH must be done by mail or drop box.  A new registration for vehicles purchased out of state or have a lease or out of state lien holder:  NO Temporary plates will be issued.  The vehicle must be registered through the mail or drop box.  Please provide us with the following:

  • Name, Address, phone number or email address
  • A copy of your driver’s license
  • The original title/Certificate of Origin OR the Certificate of Title Application (CTA) and a bill of sale
  • For vanity plates CLICK HERE.  Must include the form.

 A signed check made out to the "Town of Hampton" (we will fill it in and send a detailed receipt showing the amount of your check) OR we will call you for your credit card information.

Please put this information in an envelope and drop it in the Drop Box or send it by mail to Hampton Town Clerk, 100 Winnacunnet Rd, Hampton, NH 03842.  We will process this transaction and send the new registration in the mail. 

New Registration (Vehicles, Motorcycles, Trailers) if you are new to New Hampshire: For customers that have moved into town from another state you will need the following:

  • Name, Address, Phone number, Email address
  • A copy of your driver’s license
  • The title, color and mileage of the vehicle.  If it is being financed, we will need the name and address of financing company 
  • Current registration and mileage AND the Title Advisory Letter, see supporting documents below
  • Proof of residency:  A piece of mail in your name, addressed to the Hampton address dated within thirty days OR a lease or rental agreement, OR a notarized letter from the owner of the property.
  • For vanity plates CLICK HERE.  Must include the form.
  • Trailers:  You will need to fill out the Vin Verification Form CLICK HERE, provide Proof of Residency, Copy of Driver’s license, Name, address, phone number 
  • A signed check made out to the "Town of Hampton" (we will fill it in and send a detailed receipt showing the amount of your check) OR we will call you for your credit card information.

Please put this information in an envelope and drop it in the Drop Box or send it by mail to Hampton Town Clerk, 100 Winnacunnet Rd, Hampton, NH 03842.  We will process this transaction and send the new registration and plates in the mail. 

New Dog Registration:  To register a new dog to Hampton, you will need the following:

  • Name, address, phone number and email address
  • A copy of the rabies certificate for each dog(s) showing breed, sex, and if spayed or neutered
  • A copy of your driver’s license
  • A signed check made out to the "Town of Hampton" (we will fill it in and send a detailed receipt showing the amount of your check) OR we will call you for your credit card information.

Please put this information in an envelope and drop it in the Drop Box or send it by mail to Hampton Town Clerk, 100 Winnacunnet Rd, Hampton, NH 03842.  We will process this transaction and send the new registration and tags in the mail.

Boat Renewal:  To renew your boat, we will need the following:

  • Name, address, phone number and email address
  • A copy of the renewal form from the state, signed OR the bow number 
  • A copy of your driver’s license
  • A signed check made out to the "Town of Hampton" (we will fill it in and send a detailed receipt showing the amount of your check) OR we will call you for your credit card information.  Please add $5.00 PER BOAT to the total of the Boat Renewal Form.

Please put this information in an envelope and drop it in the Drop Box or send it by mail to Hampton Town Clerk, 100 Winnacunnet Rd, Hampton, NH 03842.  We will process this transaction and send the new registration and tags in the mail.

New Boat Registration:  To register a new boat or out of state boat we will need the following:

  • Name, address, phone number and email address
  • A Boat Registration Application  CLICK HERE
  • A copy of your driver’s license
  • A copy of your bill of sale
  • A signed check made out to the "Town of Hampton" (we will fill it in and send a detailed receipt showing the amount of your check) OR we will call you for your credit card information.

Please put this information in an envelope and drop it in the Drop Box or send it by mail to Hampton Town Clerk, 100 Winnacunnet Rd, Hampton NH 03842.  We will process this transaction and send the new registration and tags in the mail.

 Transfer Station & Beach Parking Stickers:  To obtain a resident sticker we will need the following:

  • If you own property and your vehicle is registered out of town, we need a copy of your tax bill and copies of your vehicle registrations. These can be emailed to townclerk@hamptonnh.gov
  • If your vehicle is registered in Hampton and you need a replacement sticker, please call us and we can look up your information and mail you the sticker.
  • If you are interested in purchasing the decorative sticker for $10.00 (the money goes to the Recreation Department for scholarships to participate in Recreation Department programs) please CLICK HERE.

 Please call if you have any questions at 603-926-0406