Burglar Alarm

Overview

A permit is required for all homes and businesses equipped with burglar alarm systems. If you have questions, contact Safety & Inspections at 651-266-8989, or email the DSI Message Center.

Code Requirements

See Chapter 329 of the Saint Paul Legislative Code for information on burglar alarm permits.

Application Requirements

You must submit the following:

Fees

Burglar Alarm Fees
Description Fee
New permit $28.00
Annual renewal $28.00
Government agencies fees waived
First and second false alarm violations (per calendar year) no charge
Third false alarm violation (per calendar year) $25.00
Fourth false alarm violation (per calendar year) $50.00
Fifth false alarm violation (per calendar year) $75.00
Sixth false alarm violation (per calendar year) $100.00
Seventh false alarm violation (per calendar year) and up $150.00

Expiration & Renewal

A Burglar Alarm License will expire one year from date of issuance and may be renewed annually.