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The Hanover Fire Department is a public safety organization providing fire, rescue, and emergency medical services to our residents, visitors, and the Dartmouth College Community. The department is committed to preserving life, property, and the environment. Through education and public safety awareness programs, we strive to enhance the quality and safety of the lives of the citizens we proudly serve.
- How do I schedule an inspection (i.e. gas / oil installation, fire / life safety, daycare / foster care, place of assembly)?
Inspections can be scheduled by calling Sheri Clifford at 603-640-3341. Time requirements for inspections vary and will be scheduled accordingly.
- How can I obtain a copy of a fire or ambulance report?
Call Sheri Clifford at 603-640-3341 for a copy of a report. Please have the incident date and location information available. A signed Medical Authorization Form will need to be provided in order to obtain an ambulance report. There is a $25 report fee and checks should be made payable to the Town of Hanover.
- How do I schedule a station tour?
Fire station tours can be scheduled by calling 603-643-3424. You may be asked about the nature of your group, i.e. civic organization, family, or club, how many people will be in the group (adults vs. children), and the age of the children. These questions assist us in tailoring your visit to the station.
- How do I get a permit to burn brush?
It's the Law - Fire Permits are required by NH RSA 227-L.
Within the Town of Hanover, you must obtain a written permit from the Fire Warden by coming to the Hanover Fire Station located at 48 Lyme Road. An exception is made when the ground where you are burning is covered with snow; however, we ask that you call us before kindling the fire at 603-643-3424.