Request Public Information

By law, pursuant to the Inspection of Public Records Act, every person has the right to Inspect public records of the Village of Tijeras (VOT).

The Act also makes compliance with requests to inspect public records an integral part of the routine duties of the officers and employees of the Village of Tijeras.

Requests to Inspect Public Records should be submitted to the Secretary, Deputy Clerk or Clerk/Manager located at the Tijeras Village Hall, #12 Camino Municipal , Tijeras, NM 87059; Phone: (505) 281-1220 ; or by filling out form below.

Procedures and penalties described by the Inspection of Public Records Act only apply to written requests.

Written Requests must include the name, address and phone number of the person making the request, as well as a description of the record sought in sufficient detail to enable the VOT staff to identify and located the requested records .

If a person requesting inspection would like a copy of a public record, a reasonable fee may be charged. The fee for documents is $0.25 per page. The fee for archived documents is $1.00 per page. The Village of Tijeras may request that applicable fees for copying public records be paid in advance, before the copies are made. A receipt indicating that the fees have been paid for making copies of public records will be provided upon request.

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