MESA POLICE ALARM UNIT
ALARM BUSINESS LICENSE CHECKLIST
Review The Following Information Required As It Applies To A Primary Business Or Reciprocal License
TYPE OF INFORMATION OR DOCUMENTATION REQUIRED PRIMARY RECIPROCAL
1 Proof of Age - Each Controlling Person listed must submit a clear copy of a valid drivers license or X X
government issued picture identification (do not submit an alarm agent license.)
Primary License Only - Each Controlling Person must submit one set of fingerprints for a
2 Background Check on a Mesa Applicant Fingerprint Card. (See #3 – Alarm License Fees X
3 Reciprocal License Only - Fingerprint Cards for Background Checks are NOT REQUIRED.
Primary License Only – Any alarm company employee who services or installs alarm systems on
4 any premise is considered an Alarm Agent. Each Alarm Agent is required to secure a Mesa Alarm X
Agent License. Contact the Alarm Unit with any questions or to request an Agent Application.
An Agent List – Each agent must be listed on the Agent List (see page 4 of the Alarm Business
5 License application.) Reciprocal License applicants may provide a valid copy of each alarm X X
agent license in lieu of completing the agent list.
6 A Location List – (A typed/written list of all the cities, towns, and municipalities in Arizona where X X
you conduct alarm business.)
7 A copy of the company Articles of Incorporation - not required for an Individual business. X X
A copy of the Arizona State Contractors License or provide a typed/written statement confirming
8 that you are an alarm business that conducts business under the Arizona State Handyman’s X X
9 A copy of the Arizona State Transaction Privilege Tax License or Bond Exemption Certificate X X
(issued by the Arizona Department of Revenue.)
Reciprocal License Only - A copy of a valid Primary Alarm Business License issued by one of
10 the following cities - CHANDLER; PHOENIX,SCOTTSDALE or TUCSON. (New alarm businesses X
applying for a Primary License will not have this license.)
A typed/written statement confirming that your company conducts business as an alarm service or
11 monitoring company. Alarm Service companies that sub-contract monitoring services must also X X
provide the name and telephone number for the monitoring company.
ALARM LICENSE FEES - PRIMARY RECIPROCAL
(Checks must be payable to the City of Mesa) LICENSE LICENSE
$200 - Primary Alarm Business License – (Companies located in Mesa, AZ or conducting
business in Mesa and do not have a Primary License in any other city in AZ.) X
2 $ 75 - Reciprocal Alarm Business License – (Companies with a valid Primary License X
in any of the cities listed in #10 in the previous section.)
$ 24 – Background Investigation Fee for Primary Alarm License applicants. – (Submit for each
3 Controlling Person listed for #9 – on page 1 of the Alarm Business License Application.) Required X
for all new Primary Alarm Business License applications.
TWO SEPARATE CHECKS MUST BE SUBMITTED WHEN PAYING FOR BOTH APPLICATION AND BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION FEES.
CITY OF MESA CUSTOMER SERVICE RETURN ADDRESS AND TELEPHONE INFORMATION
Return Application In Person To: City of Mesa Customer Service Return Application By Mail To:
City of Mesa Customer Service Business Hours City of Mesa Customer Service
55 N. Center Monday – Thursday P.O. Box 1466
Mesa, AZ 85201 7:00AM – 6:00 PM Mesa, AZ 85211-1466
FINGERPRINT SERVICES MESA POLICE ALARM UNIT
Fingerprint Card services are available in Mesa at:
PREFERRED SUPPORT SERVICES (480) 644-2699
54 S. Center St. (480) 644-3904
Mesa, AZ 85210-1306 (480) 644-4423
Telephone – (480) 835-6676 FAX (480) 644-4266
Business Hours: Mon-Fri. 8:30AM – 4:30pm
MESA POLICE ALARM UNIT
Call for fees and types of payment accepted.
P. O. Box 1466 - Mesa, AZ 85211-1466
Driver’s License or Valid Picture ID Required
The Mesa Police Department DOES NOT provide fingerprint services. (Use this address for all other correspondence.)
MPD 031G REVISED 3/10