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Florida Alarm Registration Ordinances and Permit Documents for Cox Business Security Solutions

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Alarm users may be required by City Ordinance to register with local police / fire departments or apply for and obtain an Alarm User Permit prior to system activation, installation, operation, or use of equipment. Annual permit renewal may also be required. Refer to the table below to find your city and access your required documentation for your Cox Business Security Solutions service in Florida.

Jurisdiction Requirement

The Alachua County jurisdiction requires a permit prior to the Cox Business Security Solutions Detection installation. This prevents possible penalties.
 

If your city / town or county is not listed below or you have any other questions pertaining to your obligations as an alarm user, please contact your local municipality or police department. As the information below is believed to be accurate only at the time of its creation, you may obtain current city / town and county code and ordinance information using your state’s law library, judicial websites, or by contacting the corresponding municipality.
 

CityOrdinancePermitFalse Alarm Fees
Alachua CountyOrdinance LinkPermit LinkSee Ordinance, Sec. 121.24
AlachuaOrdinance LinkContact Local Police DepartmentSee Ordinance, Sec. 16-23
Archer (Alachua County)Not ApplicablePermit LinkNot Applicable
Cinco BayouOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Local Ordinance for Applicable Fees
CrestviewOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Ordinance, Sec. 54-8
DestinOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Local Ordinance for Applicable Fees
Escambia CountyOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Ordinance, Sec. 38-55
FreeportOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Local Ordinance for Applicable Fees
Ft. Walton BeachN/APermit LinkNot applicable
GainesvilleOrdinance LinkPermit LinkSee Ordinance, Sec. 21-53
Gulf BreezeOrdinance LinkPermit LinkSee Ordinance, Sec. 11-4
Hurlburt FieldOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Local Ordinance for Applicable Fees
Marion CountyOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Local Ordinance for Applicable Fees
Mary EstherOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Ordinance, Sec. 17.5-7
NavarreN/AN/AN/A
NewberryOrdinance Link
Sec. 121.31
Permit LinkSee Ordinance, Sec. 38-188
NicevilleOrdinance LinkPermit LinkSee Ordinance, Sec. 5-204
OcalaOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Ordinance, Sec. 30-35
Okaloosa CountyOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Local Ordinance for Applicable Fees
PensacolaOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Ordinance, Sec. 8-1-15
Santa Rosa CountyOrdinance LinkN/ASee Ordinance, Sec. 14-36
ShalimarOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Local Ordinance for Applicable Fees
Walton CountyOrdinance LinkContact Applicable Local Government EntitySee Local Ordinance for Applicable Fees

The following information may be needed for your Alarm Permit application.
 

Alarm Company
Cox Advanced Services Florida, LLC d/b/a Cox Business Security Solutions
3405 McLemore Drive
Pensacola, FL 32514
Florida License No. EF20001232
1/877-404-2568
 

Monitoring Company
C.O.P.S.
1041 Glassboro Rd., F-2
Williamstown, NJ 08094-3547
Florida License No. EF20000481
1-856-629-1111

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