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Online Construction & Development Permits



Welcome to the City of Las Cruces Online Permitting!

The City of Las Cruces is pleased to offer our citizens, businesses, and visitors access to online permitting services, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

If you have any questions, our staff is available Monday – Thursday, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Friday 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. to assist you and can be reached at (575)528-3059. If you prefer to visit us in person our office is located at 700 N. Main St., Suite 1100, Las Cruces, NM 88001.

Returning Customers please login below:

ACCELA/CLC online Permitting

If you are a first time user, please review the following:

Permits Available Online

To view the permits currently available online, click here. Additional permit types will be available at a later date. If what you need is not listed, please contact Community Development Staff for assistance.

Please note that we recommend using Internet Explorer to navigate this site. Please be sure to update any junk filters to receive automated emails regarding your project from or

All submitted documents must be in .pdf format. Pictures maybe in either .pdf or .jpg format.

Plans which are only available in paper form should be scanned at a resolution of 300 dpi minimum.

Help keys are available thru out the citizen portal to help answer questions related to information required for a field.

Homeowner/ Non-Licensed Professional

Review the “Home Owners Acknowledgement Form”, this is required to be included with your submittal when applying for residential construction projects (excluding plumbing, mechanical and electrical permits) when the owner is the permittee/contractor.

State Licensed Professional (Contractor)

To obtain a permit online, a contractor is required to have a valid contractor’s licenses issued by the State of New Mexico/Construction Industries Division (CID).