Town Accountant

Land Use Manager – Christina Goodwin

Land Use Officer - Peter Daniels

Land Use Planner - Tyler Simonds

Planning/Zoning/Historic District Administrative Assistant - Jan Laferriere


Address 230 Lake Street Bristol, NH 03222
Telephone 603-744-3354
Fax 603-744-2521
Office Hours

Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Inspections/Investigations/Site Visits - Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

The Land Use Office performs a broad range of work relative to the enforcement of the Bristol Zoning Ordinance, Site Plan Review Regulations and Subdivision Regulations, as well as enforcement of other codes and ordinances adopted by the Town. The Land Use Office provides the following services for the Town:

Investigates complaints about potential land use violations

Interprets and explains regulations, requirements and processes to the public

Coordinates with Town Departments on review of plans and specifications to determine if they comply with Town ordinances, codes and regulations

Reviews Land Use Permit Applications

Provides input in the development of land use rules, procedures and policies

Building Codes - Information
Building Codes - How They Help You
Building Codes by State
State Fire Marshal’s Office


Land Use Fees
Land Use Fees
Lot Size and Setback Guidelines
Lot Size and Setback Guidelines
Land Use Permit
Land Use Permit Application - Commercial
Land Use Permit Application - Residential
Land Use Permits Issued 2012
Land Use Permits Issued 2013
Land Use Permits Issued 2014
Land Use Permits Issued 2015
Land Use Permits Issued 2016
Land Use Permits Issued 2017
Land Use Permits Issued 2018
Junkyard Permit
Junkyard Permit Application
Junkyard - Compliance Certificate Statement
Junkyard - Criminal Records Release Authorization Form
Junkyard Permits Issued 2012
Junkyard Permits Issued 2013
Junkyard Permits Issued 2014
Junkyard Permits Issued 2015
Junkyard Permits Issued 2016
Junkyard Permits Issued 2017
Junkyard Permits Issued 2018
Sign Permit
Sign Permit Application
Sign Permits Issued 2012
Sign Permits Issued 2013
Sign Permits Issued 2014
Sign Permits Issued 2015
Sign Permits Issued 2016
Sign Permits Issued 2017
Sign Permits Issued 2018
Floodplain Information
Dept of Homeland Security - Floodproofing Certificate for Non-residential Structures
FEMA - Elevation Certificate and Instructions
FEMA Maps Service Center Instructions
Floodplain Management Program - 12 Key Floodplain Management Regulations
Floodplain Management Program - Elevation Certificate
Floodplain Management Program - Letter of Map Amendment
The Floodway
Technical Bulletin 1 - Openings in Foundation Walls and Walls of Enclosure below Elevated Buildings
Technical Bulletin 2 - Flood Damage - Resistant Materials Requirements for Buildings
Technical Bulletin 3-93 - Non-residential Floodproofing - Requirements and Certification
Technical Bulletin 7-93 - Wet Floodproofing Requirements for Structures
Additional Links and Forms
Asbestos Building Material
Asbestos - Materials Containing Asbestos List
Asbestos - Inspection and Notification Requirements
Asbestos - Renovations and Demolitions
Asbestos - Department of Environmental Services Notification Form
Building Codes by State
Department of Environmental Services
Driveway Ordinance
Driveway Permit Application
Drought Guidance for Homeowners on Private Wells
Energy Code Application
Energy Code Compliance
Historic District Commission
Mold, Moisture, and Your Home – A Brief Guide
Municipal Liability and Responsibility Form - Agreement and Release - Class VI and Private Roads
Planning Board
State Fire Marshal’s Office
Weatherization Information
Zoning Board