Other Regulations

Traffic Regulations, Handicapped Placards & Parking Laws

Important information:

State of New Hampshire Parking Laws:

Parking is NOT allowed in the following places:

  • Alongside another parked vehicle (no double parking). 

  • On a sidewalk. 

  • In an intersection. 

  • On a crosswalk. 

  • On any bridge. 

  • In any highway tunnel. 

  • In such a way that blocks traffic or is a hazard to others on the road. 

  • On any street where there is not clearance for other vehicles to pass between the parked vehicles and the far curb. 

  • In front of a driveway. 

  • Within 15 feet of a fire hydrant. 

  • Within 20 feet of a crosswalk at an intersection. 

  • Within 30 feet of a stop sign, yield sign or traffic control signal.

  • Within 20 feet of the driveway entrance to any fire station or within 75 feet on the opposite side of the street. 

  • Within 50 feet of the nearest rail of a railroad crossing. 

  • At any place where signs or pavement markings tell you that you cannot park. 

  • Parking spaces, including access aisles, that are reserved for individuals with walking disabilities. A conviction for parking in such spaces carries with it a fine of AT LEAST $250.00