Fire Alarm Systems, Automatic Fire Detection Systems, Supervision of Fire Sprinkler Systems

Residential Fire Alarm Installation Permit

A permit is needed to install monitored smoke alarms (low voltage or 110-volt systems) or to install local hard wired 110-volt systems. No permit is needed for the installation or replacement of local battery powered smoke alarms. 

For monitored smoke alarm installations complete and submit the following:

Non-Residential Fire Alarm Systems, Automatic Fire Detection Systems, Supervision of Fire Sprinkler Systems

A building permit is needed for any non-residential (required or otherwise) fire alarm, fire detection or fire suppression system to be installed, enlarged or extended. 

License Requirements for Fire Alarm Contractors

A Manheim Township Fire Alarm Contractor License is needed for the installation, maintenance and monitoring of fire alarm system.

For additional information regarding licensing, refer to Section 9.0, License Requirements in the Fire Alarm Ordinance of Manheim Township (PDF).

Complete and submit the attached Fire Alarm Contractor License Application form (PDF) along with all requested supporting documentation for consideration of a Manheim Township Fire Alarm Contractor License.