The alarm permit application is applicable for both businesses and residences. The application can be printed out and must be filled out completely before being submitted to the City of Pasadena Business Services Section. Fees may apply.
This notice is to inform Pasadena citizens/business owners that if an alarm system has been installed in their residence or place of business, a permit is required through the City of Pasadena. The permit is
valid for (4) four years and can be purchased in Business License located in
Room N106 of City Hall. Fees are prorated
monthly, please call 626-744-4166 for fee details.
There is currently only 1 (one) “false alarm” within a 12 (twelve) month billing cycle that currently runs from January 1st to December 31st each year, free of charge. However, if an activation has occurred and it is determined that a permit does NOT exist for the specific location, not only will the permit fee be assessed, but also a PENALTY fee in the amount of $121.00 for “operation of an alarm system without a permit”. and is NOT “waive able”. In the event that there is a SECOND and subsequent “false alarm”, an additional fee(s) in the amount of $133.00 (per activation) will also be added to the bill. Questions with regards to the application should be directed to the Business License division at 626-744-4166. Questions as they relate to “alarm activity”, should be directed to the Police Department at 626-744-6411.
City of Pasadena Business Services Section100 North Garfield Avenue, Room N106P.O. Box 7115Pasadena, CA 91109-7215Map and Directions >>
Phone: (626) 744-4166