Public Records Requests


The Inspection of Public Records Act (IPRA), 14-2-1 through 12 NMSA, embodies New Mexico’s policy of open and transparent government by providing the public with a broad right to inspect public records. New Mexico Department of Agriculture (NMDA) is fully committed to honoring both the letter and spirit of the Act.

To request to inspect NMDA records, please complete and submit the Inspection of Public Records Request form at the link below.

For a list of New Mexico hemp licenses maintained by the NMDA, click here.

Click here to complete and submit the Inspection of Public Records Request form.

In accordance with the Public Records Act, NMSA 1978, Section 14-3-15.1(C), any person requesting a database containing names and contact information, must agree to comply with the conditions listed on the Certificate of Compliance. For a Certificate of Compliance, click here.

For additional questions and guidance, please contact:
Records Custodian
New Mexico Department of Agriculture
MSC 3189, PO Box 30005
Las Cruces, NM 88003
Telephone 575-646-3007
Fax 575-646-8120
publicrecords@nmda.nmsu.edu

Helpful Links:

Notice Regarding Inspection of Public Records

Notice of Right to Inspect Public Records

New Mexico Inspection of Public Records Act Compliance Guide