Contact Information:
(505) 827-2855 MAIN // 1-800-219-6157 (toll free)
Environmental Emergencies:
505-827-9329 (24 hrs)

New Mexico
Environment Department

Regulations and Laws

New Mexico Environment Department Administers Titles 7, 11, and 20 of the New Mexico Administrative Code.

Draft Regulations Regulations by Section Regulations by Subject
New Mexico Statutes Other Resources

Draft Regulations

Air Quality Proposed Regulations

Ground Water Quality Proposed Regulations

Occupational Health and Safety Proposed Regulations

Petroleum Storage Tank Proposed Regulations

Public Swimming Pools and Public Baths Proposed Regulation

Radiation Control Bureau Proposed Regulations

Current Regulations & Standards by Section

Title 7 Health  
7.6 Food Handling
7.18 Public Swimming Pools  

Title 11 Labor and Workers Compensation  
11.5 Occupation Health and Safety  

Title 20 Environmental Protection  
20.1 Environmental Protection, General
20.2 Air Quality
20.3 Radiation Protection
20.4 Hazardous Waste
20.5 Petroleum Storage Tanks
20.6 Water Quality
20.7 Wastewater and Water Supply Facilities
20.8 Nuisance Abatement
20.9 Solid Waste
20.10 [Reserved for Local Air Quality Control Boards]
20.11-20 [Reserved]


Current Regulations & Standards by Subject

  • Liquid Waste (Septic Tanks)(See Waste Water)
  • Superfund (Federal)



New Mexico Statutes


Other Resources

Federal Executive Branch Resources

Federal Legislative Branch Resources



Harold L. Runnels Building // 1190 St. Francis Drive, Suite N4050 // Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505 // tel. (800) 219-6157, (505) 827-2855

About Us Contact Us A-Z index Site Map Website Information NM Sunshine Portal