Zia Natural Gas

General Information

For your convenience, the Village of Hatch Administrative Office accepts payments for Zia Natural Gas as well as offers the Customer Service Guide and Application for new service. The Customer Service Guide outlines procedures and rules that apply to beginning service, billing procedures, how to read your meter, and discontinuing service. The Application for gas services is also part of the form. All applications need to be turned in to the Zia Natural Gas Company’s main office located at:

Zia Natural Gas Co.
3700 W. Picacho Avenue
Las Cruces, NM 88007
P:(575) 526-4427

If you already have services, the Village of Hatch Administrative Office has forms available for any change of service or information or disconnections. For more information or questions please contact Zia Natural Gas Co. at the address listed above, or the Village of Hatch Administrative Offices at

Village of Hatch Administration Building
133 N. Franklin
Hatch, NM 87937
P:(575) 267-5216

Or, visit the Zia Natural Gas website at www.zngc.com.

What Should I Do If I Suspect a Pipeline Leak?

Your personal safety should be your first concern:

  • Evacuate the area and try to prevent anyone from entering
  • Abandon any equipment used in or near the area
  • Avoid any open flames
  • Avoid introducing any sources of ignition to the area (such as cell phones, pagers, 2-way radios)
  • Do not start or turn off motor vehicles/electrical equipment
  • Call 911 or contact local fire or law enforcement agencies
  • Notify the pipeline company
  • Do not attempt to extinguish a natural gas fire
  • Do not attempt to operate any pipeline valves