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 Homelife service in Northern Virginia.
The following jurisdictions require a permit prior to the Homelife Security and Automation install. This prevents possible penalties.
- Fairfax City
- Fairfax County
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.
|City||Ordinance||Permit||False Alarm Fees|
|Fairfax City||Ordinance Link||Permit Link||False Alarm Fees|
|Fairfax County||Ordinance Link||Register with police department before install, Sec. 8.1-3-6||False Alarm Fees, Sec. 8.1-3-9|
|Falls Church||Ordinance Link||N/A||False Alarm Fees, Sec. 12-27|
|Fredericksburg||Ordinance Link, Sec. 34-68||Permit Link||False Alarm Fees, Sec. 34-33|
|Spotsylvania County||Ordinance Link||2-189 County Data Form||False Alarm Fees|
The following information may be needed for your Alarm Permit.
Cox Advanced Services Virginia, LLC d/b/a Cox Homelife
1341 Crossways Boulevard
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Virginia DCJS License No. 11-7776; DPOR License No. 2705164725
1041 Glassboro Rd., F-2
Williamstown, NJ 08094-3547
Virginia License No. 11-1941