Doña Ana County


Building Services Division


Chief Building Official
Department Head: 
845 N. Motel Blvd.
Las Cruces, New Mexico 88007
(575) 647-7350
(575) 525-6131
(575) 525-5951
Phone: (575) 647-7350
Fax: (575) 525-6131
TDD: (575) 525-5951

Building Services Division

Welcome to Doña Ana County’s Building Services Division. This office provides information on obtaining permits and inspections for both commercial and residential construction, electrical, plumbing and mechanical permits and inspections, as well as mobile home installation permits.


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The department's goal is to assist the general public with home-site development and procedures to insure compliance with local and state rules and regulations. The department coordinates all applications for various permits. All permit applications must be reviewed and approved to insure compliance with applicable regulations, zoning, and setback standards.

George Phillips is the Doña Ana County Certified Building Official. Sean Vick is a Certified Building Inspector. Victor DiAndrea is a Certified Electrical Inspector and Candido Jasso is a Certified Plumbing/Mechanical Inspector.

The always willing to help front desk staff are Priscilla Ramirez, MaryAlice Holguin, and Danielle Villegas.  The office staff takes in all building, plumbing, mechanical, electrical and manufactured (mobile) home applications and routes them to the appropriate departments for permit approval. They are available to assist contractors and the general public with all the requirements for obtaining any and all permits.