New Mexico
Environment Department

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

Hemp Program

2/19/20 – All Hemp Facility Applications have been updated and include important submission information.  Click here to access the updated applications.

1/22/20 – The Hemp Final Rule Summary of Changes is now available.  Click here to access the final rule and summary of changes.

1/16/20 – The Hemp Final Rule is effective.  Click here to access the final rule.  

The New Mexico Environment Department’s Environmental Health Bureau (NMED) is responsible for permitting hemp warehouses, extraction facilities, manufacturing facilities, and processing facilities throughout New Mexico. A permit is required for people engaging in these activities in New Mexico. 

NMED is also responsible for creating requirements for hemp product transportation and hemp finished product labeling.