CLERK'S OFFICE

2020 Primary Election

When to File

Preprimary Convention Designation Candidate Filing Day: February 4, 2020 from 9am to 5pm

All Other Major Party Candidate Filing Day:  March 10, 2020 from 9am to 5pm

Primary Election Write-in Candidate Filing Day: March 17, 2020 from 9am to 5pm

Click here for more information from the New Mexico Secretary of State's Office

2019 Regular Local Election 

Official Election Results


FILING FEE CHANGES

As of July 1, 2019, the Clerk's Office will no longer offer a $10 in-person filing fee. Please click here for more information.

Duties of the County Clerk

  • First, the County Clerk serves as the arm of the State with regard to the administration of the elections in the County.
  • Second, the County Clerk has significant recording, filing, and indexing duties as the repository for numerous documents.
  • Third, the County Clerk serves as the Ex-Officio Clerk for the Board of County Commissioners of their respective county.
  • Fourth, the County Clerk also serves as the Clerk of the Probate Court.
  • Fifth, the County Clerk is responsible for the issuance of marriage licenses.
  • Finally, the County Clerk has other varied statutory duties, including but not limited to those relating to the routine financial transactions of the County.