Taos County Permits (New Mexico)

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

Red River Clerk Red River NM 100 E MAIN St 87558 575-754-2944

Taos County Clerk Taos NM 105 Albright Street 87571 575-737-6380


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

Taos County Planning and Zoning Department Taos NM 599 Lovato Pl 87571 575-737-6440