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Water Rights Division

NM Water Rights Reporting System (NMWRRS)

Water Rights Database Lookup

NMWRRS provides on-line access to OSE water right files including digitized water right documents and downloadable reports.

To use the system, follow the steps below:

NMWRRS works best with Microsoft Internet Explorer; however, you will need to follow Step 1 for all browsers.

Step 1: Ensure pop up blocker is off - (instructions for turning off Pop-up Blocker)

Step 2: NMWRRS has many different ways to search for Water Rights (Owner Name, File Number, POD Location, etc.) or you can search by geographic data by clicking on OSE POD LOCATIONS below.

Step 3: Accept the NMWRRS Disclaimer. At the bottom of the disclaimer page, Click "Continue to NMWRRS.”

Step4: Click here to enter >New Mexico Water Rights Reporting System (NMWRRS).

If you need additional assistance, please review the Help Menu within NMWWRS.

If you have any questions on how to use the New Mexico Water Rights Reporting System, e-mail

Note: The system will be unavailable nightly from 7:00 PM to 7:40 PM MDT for system maintenance

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