Security or Fire Alarm Systems, License to Install, Service or Maintain



State, Department of State
People or businesses that install or maintain security or fire alarm systems need a license. This license is from the New York State Department of State (NYSDOS).

Applicants must meet education requirements and pass an exam. Master Electricians are exempt from the requirements, but must register.

For more information, contact:

NYS Department of State
123 William Street, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10038-3804
Phone: (518) 473-2492

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