Alarm Permits

Payment Options


Follow the link below to pay online.

Pay online 


Call 1-888-604-7888 and use reference code 8179.


Please send check or money order to the following address.

City of Grand Prairie
Alarm Permit
200 W. Main St.
Grand Prairie, TX 75050

In Person

Please bring payment to the following address. We accept cash, check, money order, or debit/credit cards.

Municipal Court
200 W. Main St.
Grand Prairie, TX 75050



Residential & Commercial Alarm Permit Requirements

The City of Grand Prairie's Alarm Ordinance requires that commercial, residential and multi-family alarm users (non-financial alarm users) in the city obtain permits to remain active. The ordinance was passed in December 1984 and modified in January 1992. View City's Alarm Ordinance #3716 (Chapter 17, Article III. Alarm Systems)

  • A separate permit is required for each alarm site and a separate permit is required for Burglar and Fire.
  • All individuals, homeowners, businesses and corporations are required to secure a permit for their alarm systems prior to the operation of such system.
  • Failure to secure a permit from the city for an active alarm system is a violation of the above numbered City Ordinance.
  • No alarm permit shall be transferable to any other person, firm corporation or entity.
    (Any occupant of a new residence and/or business must re-apply for a permit, present or previous owner permit is not transferable to new occupant or location)
  • All permits must be renewed annually.

Apply for Alarm Permit

Fill out the form below to apply for a new alarm permit or download and submit the PDF application(PDF, 283KB) via mail or in person.

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Update Account Information

Fill out the online form to update your existing alarm permit account information.

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Contact Info

Phone: 972-237-8652

Physical Address

Frank W. Robertson Municipal Court Building
200 W. Main St.
Grand Prairie, TX 75050

Mailing Address
Municipal Court - Alarm Permits
200 W. Main St.
Grand Prairie, TX 75050

Mon-Thu: 7 a.m.-3 p.m.
Fri-Sun: closed