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


State State, Department of

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.

NYS Department of State

123 William Street, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10038-3804
Phone (518) 473-2492
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