Addresses and information on New Hampshire small claims courts and filings.
A person can file a claim in small claims court if he/she has a dispute involving a certain amount of money with another person, company or government agency.
The amount that could be recovered is limited, and it varies from state to state (usually from $1,500 to 10,000 Dollars.)
Most common claims in small claims courts involve:
Things to bring to court:
Original copies of all papers you need to help prove the case (contracts, letters, rental agreements, canceled checks, deeds, repair bills, IOUs, diagrams, written damage estimates, photographs or even drawings.)
2 photocopies of every original document. (one for the defendant, one for the court)
The piece of clothing or the appliance damaged by the defendant, if that's the case.
Any witness that could help the case. Some judges allow notarized statements by witness that cannot appear in court.
Small Claims Courts Requirements:
Hearing dates are usually set on some evenings or on Saturday (once a month.)
Hearing is scheduled within 40 days in most cases (up to 70 days if one litigant does not live in the same county).
Littleton District Court 165 Main St Littleton, NH 03561 Phone:(603) 444`0681
New London District Court 23 Semonds Rd New London, NH 03257 Phone:(603) 526`6519
U S Federal District Court 55 Pleasant St Concord, NH 03301-3954 Phone:(603) 224`1261
Belknap County District Court 171 Fair St Laconia, NH 03246-3323 Phone:(603) 524`4128
Carroll County Of District Of Court Southern Carroll City 96 Water Village Rd Ossipee, NH 03864-7205 Phone:(603) 539`2201
District Court RR 302 North Conway, NH 03860 Phone:(603) 356`7710
Dover District Court 30 Saint Thomas St Ste 1 Dover, NH 03820-3704 Phone:(603) 742`9153
Franklin District Court 7 Hancock Ter Franklin, NH 03235-1775 Phone:(603) 934`3290
Hooksett District Court Hooksett, NH 03106 Phone:(603) 485`9901
Plymouth District Court
Green Plymouth, NH 03264