Building / Sign Permits and Inspections


For documents related to Planning and Zoning use the link below.  This includes Forms / Applications / Permit Fees / Maps / Village Code / Building Permits / etc

Planning and Zoning Documents

The Building Inspector enforces the provisions of the adopted Building Code (Ord 08-012). The purpose is to safeguard the public health, safety, and general welfare to life and property from fire and other hazards.

To obtain a Building Permit submit 2  plan sets for review. After a permit is issued required inspections should be called in to the Building Inspector.
The City od Rio Rancho performs mechanical, electrical, and plumbing inspections for the Village of Corrales. The permits and inspections for these disciplines should be coordinated with the prospective sub-contractor. The department phone number for permits in Rio Rancho 505-891-5006.

For questions regarding Building Permits or to set up an inspection call Manual at 938-1243 or email your request to

All commercial signs and home occupation signs require a permit (Chapter 8).  The Building Inspector and the P&Z staff review all applications for conformance with the codes.


Manuel L. Pacheco, Building and Zoning Inspector

OFFICE HOURS: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Mornings are available for walk-in requests to meet with staff. Afternoons are appointments only. It is best to call for an appointment to ensure that the appropriate person will be available to see you.


Manuel L. Pacheco,