The City of Kennewick requires an alarm license for all security systems in businesses or residences. Alarm licenses are renewed annually in January and there is no charge for the renewal if it is returned to the Police Department by March 1st of each year.
Alarm licenses are to be obtained prior to the alarm being installed and are to be obtained by the company installing the security system. Initial Alarm licenses are $40.00. You can download an application by clicking on the Alarm License Application located on this page under "Online Forms".
Employees of any company selling, installing or providing maintenance on security systems are also required to be licensed if working within the City of Kennewick. The application fee is $75 annually.
For more information on security system licensing, contact the Crime Prevention office at (509) 582-1351.
2016 Alarm License Renewal Information
Alarm license renewals submitted after March 1st must be mailed to
Kennewick Police Department
Alarm License Renewal
PO Box 6108
Kennewick WA 99336
Download the appropriate file-
2016 Alarm License Renewal- Business
2016 Alarm License Renewal- Residential
There is a $40.00 fee for alarm license renewals submitted after March 1st.
Alarm locations without a current year renewal are subject to additional penalties.