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New Mexico
Environment Department
Pools Program

Pool/Aquatics Program

The New Mexico Environment Department Pool Program inspects all public Aquatic Venues (swimming pools and spas, including pools and spas) at Apartment Complexes, Home Owners Associations, Motels/Hotels, Health Clubs, Condominiums, Municipal Pools, Bed and Breakfasts, RV Parks, Colleges and Universities, Organizational Camps, and others specified in 7.18.2 NMAC.

For information concerning inspections of public swimming pools contact your local New Mexico Environment Department field office. Click here to view a list of field offices.

Have questions? Email us at Aquatics.Program@state.nm.us 

Chavez Center pool

Genoveva Chaves Community Center

What’s New?

ATTENTION: All aquatic venues were required by August 1, 2018 to install and have in operation on every vessel an automated disinfectant and PH controller (ORP). See MAHC 4.7.3.2.8.1. The only venue not required to have an automated controller would be spray pads that do not recirculate the water and where the water goes to waste. Please note all spas and wading pools should already have an ORP that have been installed since 2007.

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Contact:


William Chavez - Swimming Pool Program Manager (Acting)
121 Tijeras Ave. NE, Ste. 1000
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102
505-850-2344


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