As of March 28th there are 208 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Mexico. Learn More

Jobs & the Economy

Information for Employees, Job Seekers and Unemployment

Information for Workers Affected by COVID-19.

Information for Employers and Business Owners

Recommendations for business owners and loan assistance programs.

Information For Individuals Experiencing Financial Hardship

Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham has declared a state of public health emergency in New Mexico as a result of the novel coronavirus disease (also known as COVID-19). In the midst of this unprecedented public health crisis, the negative impact to the economy has caused many individuals and families to suffer severe financial difficulties. The state and private companies have taken measures to mitigate financial hardship and the state is diligently working to identify additional sources of relief and to advocate for a full measure of federal support.

Latest Updates 

Travel Restrictions at the Southern Border

Travel restrictions at the southern border took effect March 21 at midnight. The restrictions focused on non-essential travel from Mexico—tourism, shopping and visiting family, etc. Essential travel, according to the notice by the Department of Homeland Security,...