New Mexico

For the most up to date information on the State of New Mexico Regulations of Climbing Walls - please call our office at (877) 206-8967 or the state department listed below:

New Mexico Carnival Program Regulation & Licensing Department
1650 University NE - Suite 201
Albuquerque, NM 87102

TELEPHONE: (505) 841-8020
FAX: (505) 827-7045

STATUTE: Sections 57-25-1 to -6, New Mexico Statutes Annotated 1978 (Amended 1996) Carnival Ride Insurance Act

PERMITS AND LICENSES: Inspections and insurance certificates are required to be filed with the state for fixed site and mobile rides. Filing fee is $50.00 per ride

INSPECTION: Annual inspections by a NAARSO certified  inspector and daily inspections by the owner/operator prior to use with guests.

In New Mexico there is currently no climbing wall regulation or state oversite. It is your duty as an organization to follow industry standards and maintan compliance as no state entity is required to. You must hire a 3rd party inspector to perform a hands on inspection of your climbing wall or tower in the state of New Mexico.

New Mexico climbing wall standards and inspections map