License and Permit Types
New Mexico requires several types of businesses obtain licenses. It also requires that practitioners of many professions obtain special licenses before they are allowed to practice their profession. Often a practitioner must complete educational programs and pass required testing before he or she can obtain a license. For example, if you start a construction business, you must first hold the required credentials or employ a qualifying party. If your business involves an activity regulated by the Department of the Environment, you often must obtain a permit. New Mexico requires that certain financial professionals maintain professional licenses.
If you plan to serve or sell alcohol in your business, you must obtain a liquor license.
Professional Licenses, Certification, Permits
In New Mexico, practitioners must obtain special licenses before they are allowed to practice their profession.
If you want to start a construction business, you must first hold the credential to perform the scope of work you intend your business to perform.
Environmental Licenses & Permits
Certain types of businesses must obtain specific licenses or permits from the New Mexico Environment Department.
Financial Industry Professionals
New Mexico requires certain financial professionals obtain professional licenses.