Town Clerk/Tax Collector

Welcome to the Canterbury Town Clerk & Tax Collector's page!

The office is located in the Sam Lake House, 10 Hackleboro Road, Canterbury, NH. Our hours are: Mondays and Wednesdays 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Testing the Ballot Counting Device for Town Meeting will take place on Thursday, February 29th, 2024 at the Sam Lake House at 10 a.m.

Absentee Ballots are available for Town Meeting at the Town Clerk's office. Please call 603-783-0153 for more information. The Office will be open extended hours (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) on Monday, March 11th, to accept any last minute absentee requests and receive back completed ballots.


The Town Clerk's office will be closed TUESDAY, MARCH 12th, 2024 for Town Meeting Voting. 

Polling will take place at the Old Town Hall, 1 Center Road, Canterbury, NH from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The office will be closed Wednesday, April 10th, 2024 for a conference. 

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Sam Papps Town Clerk/Tax Collector (603) 783-0153
Jessica Lozier Deputy Town Clerk 603-783-0153