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Water Rights Division

Water Rights District V – Aztec

The Water Rights Division's District 5 office in Aztec administers water rights for San Juan Underground Water Basin and San Juan Basin surface rights for San Juan, Animas, and La Plata Rivers.

Shawn Williams, District Supervisor
100 Gossett Dr., Suite A
Aztec, NM 87410
(505) 383-4571

Water Masters and Water Master Reports

Water Master

Applications and Forms

Meter Reading Information, Forms & Instructions
Please Email: if you do not believe the standard meter reading form fits your particular needs.

Water Rights Applications and Forms


District Maps

Water Rights Adjudications in New Mexico

Directions to District 5 - Aztec Office

Directions from the intersection of NM Hwy 516 and US Hwy 550 (which is approximately the center of Aztec). Go approximately 1.5 miles west on NM Hwy 516 (toward Farmington) to the intersection of Gossett Dr. and NM Hwy 516. The office is located one block east of the intersection on the south side of NM Hwy 516, immediately east of the San Juan County Administration Building.