Lincoln County Permits (New Mexico)

Search for Lincoln 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 Lincoln County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Lincoln County permits. Clerks in Lincoln 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 Lincoln County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Lincoln County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Lincoln County Clerk Carrizozo NM PO Box 338 88301 575-648-2394


A Lincoln 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 Lincoln 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 Lincoln County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Corona Town Hall Corona NM 461 Main Street 88318 575-849-5511

Ruidoso Downs City Hall Ruidoso Downs NM 122 1st Street 88346 575-378-4422


A Lincoln 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 Lincoln 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. Lincoln County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Lincoln 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.

Lincoln County Planning and Zoning Department Ruidoso NM 115 Kansas City Road 88345 575-258-5934

Ruidoso Zoning Ruidoso NM 313 Cree Meadows Drive 88345 575-258-4014