Zoning Board of Adjustment Deadline Extended
As City Hall will be closing at 1pm on Wednesday, November 25th, the deadline for submitting new applications for the December Zoning Board of Adjustment meeting has been extended to 12 (noon) on Monday, November 30th.

2025 Master Plan Information / West End Preliminary Vision Plan

Land Use Boards

Click on the links below for a description of each land use board's regulatory role, list of current membership, meeting schedule, and rules and procedures.

Plans and Reports

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Planning Projects

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Contact Information

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Current Land Use Applications

Click here to access documents relating to proposed development projects currently under review by the City's land use boards, including plans, meetings agendas, and staff reports.


Land Use Regulations

Click on the links below to download PDF documents of the City of Portsmouth land use regulations.

Application Forms and Fees

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