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Short-Term Rental Permits Effective as of Today

Wednesday, September 13, 2023 - 7:00am


On Tuesday, September 12, 2023, the Alton Board of Selectmen adopted Regulations and an Application for a Short-Term Rental Permit.

The deadline for property owners to apply for a permit with the Building Department that host existing Short-Term Rentals is Sunday, December 31, 2023. As of January 1, 2024, all property owners that want to host Short-Term Rentals shall be permitted. Permits and the Regulations are available in the Building Department and on the Town's website @

Please be advised that the owner of any unpermitted Short-Term Rental, or a Short-Term Rental that fails to comply with the Regulations adopted by the Alton Board of Selectmen, will be fined as stipulated in said Regulations starting Monday, January 1, 2024.

If you have any questions, please contact the Building Department @ (603) 875-2164 or the Planning Department @ (603) 875-2162. Thank you.

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