Voting & Elections
Information on Voting and Elections in the State of New Mexico.
Candidates & Campaigns
Information on how to become a candidate and about complying with campaign finance disclosure and reporting requirements.
Legislation, Lobbying & Legal Resources
Learn about Lobbying in our state. Find Legislative information to include Signed & Chaptered Bills and Legal Resources.
Start a business, maintain a business or get general information on registered businesses in New Mexico.
Notary & Apostille
Become a notary, renew your notary commission, or obtain information about apostilles or certification of official documents.
File UCC's, AG Liens, register a trademark or other commercial filings.
Safe at Home
New Mexico’s statewide address confidentiality program administered by the Secretary of State to assist victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking or similar types of crimes to receive mail using the Secretary of State’s address as a substitute for their own.
Learn about how we protect your voter and business information. You might also find a tip or two that will help you secure your information as well.
About New Mexico
Learn about New Mexico Government, History, State Symbols, State Songs and other important information about our state.
Candidates & Campaigns
2021 Regular Local Election Candidate Information
The Secretary of State issued a proclamation on August 4, calling for the 2021 Regular Local Election to be held on TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2021.
When to File
Candidate filing day for the 2021 Regular Local Election is TUESDAY, AUGUST 24, 2021 – between 9:00am and 5:00pm.
What to File
Each Candidate filing to appear on the Regular Local Election ballot must submit a Declaration of Candidacy (and any other required forms) to their proper filing office (county clerk in the county that the candidate resides) – during the designated hours.
2021 Regular Local Election Candidate Guide – This guide serves as an easy-to-use reference for prospective candidates who are interested in running for local offices that will appear on the ballot this fall.
City of Albuquerque Runoff Election: December 7, 2021
Municipal Officer Election: March 1, 2022
Primary Election: June 7, 2022
General Election: November 8, 2022