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WELCOME to the New Hampshire OBD and Safety Inspection Industry website!

In 2007 OBD testing became mandatory for all automobiles and light-duty trucks whose model year is 20 years old and newer. The program is running smoothly as stations and motorists have over the years become accustomed to the OBD testing procedure.

We appreciate all of the efforts made by inspection stations and mechanics as well as the input we have received to improve many aspects of the program.

Information on the inspection program is periodically added to this website and in email messages that are sent directly to the NHOST units. Most often this information will be available for printing. Additionally, it may be helpful for stations to guide motorists to the following NHOST website to provide them with information specific to vehicle owners: www.nhinspect.com


2017 DMV Listening Sessions

Click HERE to view the slide show that was presented at the 2017 Listening Sessions.

Click HERE to view the FAQs that are associated with the Stickers On Demand program.


Program Statistics:

- Over 1,800 stations participating.
- 11,000 New Hampshire mechanics have completed training and passed the computer-based certification.
- Over 2.5 million inspections on the database.
- More than 2 million OBD inspections performed.

The New Hampshire Department of Safety - Division of Motor Vehicles (NH DMV) and NHOST Services, Inc. Gordon-Darby (NHOST) are working closely together to ensure that the program continues to operate smoothly.

May 25, 2011-Important notice:
The process for returning used sticker books has changed. Click here for details: How to return sticker books to DMV
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