The New Mexico Inspection of Public Records Act (IPRA) grants all citizens the right to inspect public records, related to the conduct of government business, at no charge. Sandoval County processes all requests for public records in accordance with New Mexico IPRA regulations.

Sandoval County Notice of Right to Inspect Public Records

IPRA Request Frequently Asked Questions

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The processing time frame for IPRA requests can vary. Sandoval County always strives to fulfill requests in three days, however, IPRA regulations do allow up to 15 days for processing of requests in most cases.