Business Portal

Derry is committed to providing the services and resources necessary to start and grow successful businesses. If you are looking to open shop in our wonderful town, we have dedicated staff available to help with planning, zoning, and permitting.

To get started, visit the Planning Department page for FAQ’s, forms, fees, and contact information. If you are seeking information that isn’t listed on the website, give us a call at (603) 432-6110 or visit the Planning Department in Town Hall, second floor.

For new businesses to Derry looking for financial assistance, the Regional Economic Development Center sponsors the Derry Revolving Loan Fund. This fund is good for flexible alternative financing to be used for real estate, machinery and equipment, working capital and leasehold improvements. For more information, reach out to REDC by calling (603) 772-2655 or visiting their website at



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