Inspection of Public Records Act (IPRA)

"Citizens in a democracy have a fundamental right to have access to public records. This right is recognized by the New Mexico Legislature through the New Mexico Inspection of Public Records Act, NMSA 1978, §§ 14-2-1 et seq. (“IPRA”), and by the New Mexico Supreme Court, which stated in 1977 that a citizen’s right to know is the rule and secrecy is the exception…"

Requests of the Office of the State Engineer/Interstate Stream Commission should be sent to the following:

 

Office of the State Engineer

Interstate Stream Commission

  130 South Capitol Street
Concha Ortiz y Pino Building
P.O. Box 25102
Santa Fe, NM 87504-5102
OSE Records Custodian
(505) 827-6150
OSE.IPRA@state.nm.us
407 Galisteo Street 
Bataan Memorial Building
P.O. Box 25102
Santa Fe, NM 87504-5102
ISC Records Custodian
(505) 476-0553

Submitting an OMA and/or IPRA Complaint
Open Meetings Act Complaints

Written complaints concerning potential Open Meetings Act violations submitted to our office should include:

Inspection of Public Records Complaints

Written complaints concerning potential Inspection of Public Records Act violations submitted to our office should include:

Downloadable Compliance Guides

Inspection of Public Records Act Compliance Guide
Thursday, June 03, 2010 - This guide is aimed to inform the public, state and local government agencies, and all other public bodies subject to the Act about the Act’s requirements and application.

Financial Disclosure Information

(Courtesy of the Secretary of State's Website)