Request to Inspect Public Records

In accordance with the Inspection of Public Records Act, (IPRA), Section 14-2-1NMSA 1978, as

amended, every person has the right to inspect public records maintained by Chaves County

with certain exceptions. A "public record" is defined to include any document, tape, or other

material, regardless of form that is used, created, received, maintained or held by or on behalf

of a public body, and is related to public business.


Please complete the online form IPRA Request Form

Or download and complete this form and email to County Clerk.

IPRA Request Form PDF