Chaves County Code Enforcement (New Mexico)

Chaves County Building Departments ensure the construction of safe buildings by creating and enforcing Chaves County building codes and zoning rules in New Mexico. They also maintain records on building codes, reviews of Chaves County building rules, and any changes to the code requirements or regulations. The Building Department also reviews and approves building and renovation plans to make sure they meet code standard, and they also issue NM building permits. Building Department records include Chaves County building code violations, approved building permits, and compliance reports. The Building Department may provide online access to some of their code enforcement documents.

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


Chaves County Town and City Halls provide municipal services for the Chaves County community, including playing a role in code enforcement in New Mexico. The Town or City Hall may be responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible building code violations in Chaves County. They maintain records on code enforcement, the current New Mexico building code, and approved and rejected building plans. Town and City Halls may also issue investigation reports on building code violations and any punishments or abatement orders for violations in Chaves County. The Town or City Hall may provide code enforcement records online through its website.

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


Chaves County Building Inspectors verify that construction projects meet Chaves County building codes and regulations in New Mexico. They also monitor designs, building materials, Chaves County safety codes, and utilities, as well as enforcing codes. As part of this job, Building Inspectors inspect construction to determine whether it meets the codes, issues permits for construction projects, and creates inspection reports. Building Inspector records may include information on Chaves County code enforcement violations, permits issued by the inspector, and approved NM building projects, as well as violations and work stoppage orders. Building Inspectors may provide access to some of their documents online.

Roswell Building Inspector Roswell NM 421 North Richardson Avenue 88201 575-624-6700