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For Alarm Permit Customers Only

Fire Alarm Permit

Customers needing Fire Alarm Permit assistance may email firealarmsclerk@sandiego.gov or call 619-533-4371 to obtain an application. Completed applications with the payment can be sent via postal mail at this time.

Police Burglar Alarm Permit

Customers applying for a new Police Burglar Alarm Permit may email AlarmAdministrator@pd.sandiego.gov .

Existing Police Burglar Alarm Permit customers attempting to make a payment on their account may mail the payment to:

San Diego Police Department
1401 Broadway
E Street Front Counter
San Diego, CA 92101

Make checks payable to “City Treasurer.”

Existing customers may also pay in person at  the San Diego Police Department Headquarters Building at 1401 Broadway, Monday through Thursday, from 9 a.m to 3:30 p.m. Please use the entrance on the E Street side of the building.

If you prefer to make your payment online, please continue to check back. No late fees will be assessed.

Any permits that were to expire on 7/31/20 have had their expiration dates deferred to 8/31/20.  If you have a false alarm response fee due, the due date will be deferred 30 days from when the online payment portal is restored.

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