The Central New Hampshire Regional Planning Commission is a non-profit organization comprised of municipalities. CNHRPC is staffed by professional planners. One of nine regional planning commissions in New Hampshire, it is comprised of 20 communities in and around Concord. Communities may pay a membership fee, based on population, to access a variety of land use, environmental, transportation, economic development, municipal management, and other planning services. CNHRPC also receives financial support from NHDOT, NHOEP, and NHDES, as well as seeking grants from governmental and nonprofit organizations.