Alarm Permits & Ordinance

Alarm Requirements Police Department Building

Alarm permits are required for all homes and businesses in Saginaw that operate alarm systems. All permits expire annually, and reminders will be sent prior to the permit expiration date. The Police Department responds to alarms, regardless of permit status. However, home and business owners who operate alarms without a valid permit are subject to citation.

Alarm Permit Annual Fee

  • Residential: $15
  • Commercial: $50