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Welcome to the Construction Industries Division


The Construction Industries Division protects consumers by regulating the industry through policies that promote business growth, safety, and general welfare of the public. The division strives to provide excellent customer service, every time, while:

  • Ensuring that construction is performed in a safe, competent, and professional manner
  • Licensing contractors and enforcing licensing laws
  • Requiring licensure for any person practicing or offering to practice construction contracting
  • Enforcing the laws, regulations, and standards governing construction contracting in a fair and uniform manner
  • Providing resolution to disputes that arise from construction activities

News and Announcements

Employee Permitting & Inspection Central Portal

The Construction Industries Division has launched a new permitting portal. The Employee Permitting and Inspection Central (EPIC). The new EPIC portal is designed so you can track applications in real-time, easily apply for a permit, or even request an inspection in just a few clicks.


Watch this video  to check out some of the key highlights: (Watch here for video in Spanish)

    • Simplified applications
    • Intuitive navigation
    • Email notifications to the permit holder
    • Upload & attach pictures
    • Full visibility of application status
    • Ability to download important documents
    • Automated follow-up actions for quicker permit processing

To prepare for the launch of EPIC, you will need to update your information by contacting CID at: CID.PermitHelp@rld.nm.gov. Please include company name, email address, and license number. EPIC registration emails will be sent to the official email address on file for each Licensed Professional just before launch. *Please note, only qualified parties will be able to access the EPIC. If you are an employee, please contact the qualified party for your company.

Construction Industries Commission: Regular CIC Meeting - 3/15/2023

 Regular Meeting 3.15.23



Construction Industries Commission: PUBLIC HEARING

Construction Industries Commission: Public Hearing

Tuesday, January 17, 2023 9:30 am


Public Hearing Notice


Repeal and Replace 

 NMAC 14.10.4-2017 New Mexico Electrical Code



Request for Proposal - Licensing Testing Services

Requests by NMRLD made to the public for proposals, bids, services, quotes, and invitation to bids are published here.


Licensing and Testing Services
January 6, 2023
Close date: January 17, 2023

Question and Answers

  • The purpose of the Request for Proposal (RFP) is to solicit sealed proposals to establish a contract through competitive negotiations for the procurement of services in administering the licensing/certification program for the Construction Industries Division (CID) and Manufactured Housing Division (MHD) and developing and administering examinations required for licensure or certification for CID and for the MHD. The services will be provided pursuant to the following laws: the Construction Industries Licensing Act; the Liquefied Petroleum Gas and Compressed Natural Gas Act; Manufactured Housing Licensing Act; and applicable chapters of the New Mexico Administrative Code.


Download RFP



  Contact Information

CID - Santa Fe

2550 Cerrillos Road – 3rd Floor
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505
(505) 476-4700

CID – Albuquerque

5500 San Antonio Dr. Suite F
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109
(505) 222-9801

CID – Las Cruces

505 South Main Street, Suite 103
Loretto Town Center
Las Cruces, New Mexico 88001
(575) 524-6320

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Online Permits

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