Terms & Conditions
Alarm Registration: Terms and Conditions
  • An alarm user shall obtain a valid alarm registration prior to operating or causing an alarm system to be operated at an alarm site. A separate alarm registration is required for each alarm site.
  • An alarm registration cannot be transferred to another person or another alarm site.
  • There is no registration or annual renewal fee. Alarm users are required to register the alarm system within 30 days from the first false alarm. If the location has no false alarms, they are not required to register.

In order to be approved, an alarm registration or renewal application must include:

  • Name, complete address, and telephone number of the person who will be the registration holder. This person will be responsible for the proper maintenance, operation and, payment of fees or fines assessed under the City Ordinance.
  • Classification of the alarm site as either Residential or Commercial. Apartments, condominiums and manufactured homes are considered residential.
  • Classification of the alarm system for each alarm located at the alarm site. Classifications include audible, silent, video, panic, holdup/robbery.
  • Mailing address of the registration holder if different than the address of the alarm site.
  • Indication of any dangerous or special conditions present at the alarm site including, but not limited to, guard dogs, weapons, chemical agents, and explosives.
  • Names and telephone numbers of at least two responders.
  • Name and contact number of the alarm company and monitoring company for the alarm system at the alarm site and the date installed.

The Alarm Coordinator must be notified of any changes to the information submitted on the Alarm Registration form within ten (10) days of the change.

Any false statement of a material fact made by an applicant for the purpose of obtaining an alarm registration shall be sufficient cause for refusal to issue a registration and may subject applicant to prosecution as established by state or local law.