Welcome to Amherst, New Hampshire 

A beautiful rural-suburban community that artfully combines centuries of history with 21st century innovation, making it one of the best towns in America in which to live, raise a family, and grow a business.   

NOTICE: Pursuant to RSA 91-A:2, III (b), the Planning Board Chair has determined that the current status of the Covid pandemic, including the infection rates and transmissibility of the current variants, and current case and hospitalization rates in the area, constitute an emergency. Accordingly, the meeting scheduled for June 1, 2022, will be held via Zoom. Please click here for the revised agenda and additional information.

For those entering Town Buildings:  

Transmission in Hillsborough County has reached a HIGH level, per the CDC County Tracker. Masking in Town buildings when not able to socially distance is required, until further notice.

 Have you checked out our Vimeo Channel to view the recent meetings of our Town Boards, Commissions and Committees?

Click: ***HERE***

2022 Household Hazardous Waste Schedule »

Spring time means clean-up time!
For dates and details for Hazardous Waste Collection on April 28, May 7 and June...

Bid Opportunities »

For more information on the bid opportunities,...

New Voter Registration Saturday Feb. 26 11-11:30am »

ATTENTION ALL AMHERST RESIDENTS: Public Notice

ARPA Funds »

To view a presentation on the ARPA funds and how they may be used, please click...