Chaves County Permits (New Mexico)

Search for Chaves County, NM county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Chaves County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Chaves County permits. Clerks in Chaves County, New Mexico may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Chaves County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Chaves County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Chaves County Clerk Roswell NM 400 North Virginia Avenue 88201 575-622-2212

Roswell City Clerk Roswell NM 425 North Richardson Avenue 88201 575-624-6700


A Chaves County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Chaves County, New Mexico issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Chaves County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Chaves County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Chaves County Building Department Roswell NM 1 Saint Mary's Place 88203 575-624-6603

Chaves County Planning Department Roswell NM 1 Saint Mary's Place 88203 575-624-6606

Roswell Zoning Roswell NM 415 North Richardson Avenue 88201 575-624-6700


A Chaves County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Chaves County, New Mexico may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Chaves County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Dexter Town Hall Dexter NM 115 East 2nd Street 88230 575-734-5482

Lake Arthur Town Hall Lake Arthur NM 501 North Maine Street 88253 575-365-2900