Apply for a City Fire Alarm Specialty Technician License

Are you a Grand Rapids resident who has passed the Fire Alarm Technician License Exam? Looking to get your new Fire Alarm Specialty Technician License? We'll tell you how to get your license on this page.

If you've been licensed before, go here to renew your existing license or registration.

Online Form

Make sure you have time to apply

Applying for a fire alarm technician license takes about 10 minutes. You'll be able to save your application and resume later if you need more time.

Make sure you have all the required information

Before you apply for a license, you need to pass an exam. Click here to register for the fire alarm technician license exam.

Have your credit/debit card ready

You’ll need to enter your credit/debit card information to pay the $25 application fee. We accept Visa and MasterCard.

Apply online

Complete the online form below.

Apply for a City Fire Alarm Specialty Technician's License Online

We’ll review your application

Expect your updated license by mail within 2 weeks of receipt of your application. Keep in mind that you might need to revise your application or attachment if we notice any missing or incorrect information.

Paper Form

Make sure you have all the required information

Before you apply for a license, you need to pass an exam. Click here to register for the fire alarm technician license exam.

Prepare payment

Be prepared to pay the $25 application fee. Mailing your application? Include a check for the $25 application fee. Dropping of your application? You can pay with cash, check, money order or credit/debit (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express). 

Complete the application 

Download and print the application to complete it. Don't have a printer? Don't worry! You can come to our office address listed in the Contact Us section of this page to pick up a paper copy.

Application For City Fire Alarm Specialty Technician License

Submit completed application with payment

Mail or drop off the application to the address listed in the Contact Us section of this page.

We'll review your application

Expect to receive your updated license or registration card by mail within 2 weeks of receipt of your application. Keep in mind that you might need to revise your application or attachments if we notice any missing or incorrect information.   

Phone

Call us for instructions

You can find our number in the Contact Us section of this page. We don't take applications over the phone, but we'll make sure you have everything you need to submit your application.

In Person

Make sure you have all the required information

Before you apply for a license, you need to pass an exam. Click here to register for the fire alarm technician license exam.

Prepare payment

Be prepared to pay the $25 application fee. You can pay with cash, check, money order or credit/debit (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express).

Visit our office

Stop by the Development Center to complete an application. We're located at the address in the Contact Us section of this page.

You can download and print the application beforehand if you want. Otherwise, we'll get you a copy when you come in.

Application For City Fire Alarm Specialty Technician License

We'll review your application

Expect to receive your updated license by mail within 2 weeks of receipt of your application. Keep in mind that you might need to revise your application or attachments if we notice any missing or incorrect information.