Departments

  1. Assessor's Office

    The Chaves County Assessor’s Office works to create an accurate and timely property tax roll, while striving to provide efficient, courteous and knowledgeable service with integrity to the public.

  2. Clerk's Office

    The Clerk’s Office is maintains public records, issues marriage licenses, and organizes all elections.

  3. County Commission

  4. County Manager's Office

    Learn about the County Manager's Office.

  5. Detention Center

    Chaves County Detention includes an Adult Detention Facility, a Juvenile Detention facility, Officer Training Academy, and Court Services, and Offender Supervision.

  6. Emergency Management

    Roswell / Chaves County Emergency Management

  7. Finance Department

    The Finance Department works to manage and maintain financial records in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles and in compliance with state and federal laws.

  8. Fire Services

    Learn about Chaves County Fire and Safety Department and find out how to contact various fire departments serving in the County.

  9. Flood Commission

    The Chaves County Flood Commission was created by the Chaves County Commission in 1971.

  10. Human Resources Department

    Human Resources will take a leadership role and provide service in support of Chaves County by promoting the concept that our employees are Chaves County’s most valuable resource.

  11. Indigent Health Care Services

    The Indigent Heath Care Program provides health care services to qualified, adult indigent citizens of Chaves County.

  12. Information Technology Department

    The mission of the Information Technology Department is to provide cost-effective, timely, convenient, reliable, and secure Information Technology solutions of value, to the citizens and employees of Chaves County.

  13. Planning & Zoning Department

    The Planning and Zoning Department assigns new rural addresses in the County, assigns names to new roads, and administers the E911 system for the County.

  14. Public Services Department

    Access Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) resources to access Chaves County services.

  15. Purchasing Department

    The Purchasing Department works to provide for the fair and equal treatment of all persons involved in public procurement.

  16. Road Department

    The mission of the Chaves County Road Department is to consistently manage and administer the road network of Chaves County.

  17. Sheriff's Office

    Find out how to report an emergency or contact the Sheriff's Office with any questions or concerns.

  18. Treasurer's Office

    The mission of the Chaves County Treasurer’s Office is to collect, distribute, and accurately account for all County revenues in accordance with New Mexico State Statutes and under the rules and regulations of the New Mexico Property Tax Code.