If you own a monitored security alarm system, you may need to obtain a valid alarm permit.
It is very important to know what your city’s alarm permit requirements are to avoid the unnecessary cost of fees associated with not having an alarm permit when required.
Here you will find a list of alarm permit requirements throughout the Greater Bay Area:
San Francisco: http://www.sfdem.org/index.aspx?page=18
San Lorenzo, Albany, Castro Valley: https://www.alamedacountysheriff.org/les_alarm.php