Security Alarm Permit

Any business or resident with an alarm system must submit a one-time application along with $10.00 fee. Each address with an alarm has two free false alarms per calendar year, each alarm after that is subject to a fee outlined in the city ordinance. Any changes that need to be made to the contacts can be made by calling the Sun Prairie Police Dispatch Center (608-837-7336), a new form does not need to be filled out.

In addition, it is requested that businesses fill out a 'Business Information Form,' in addition to a permit.

Alarm Permit (PDF) 

Forms can be:

  • Emailed to Dispatch
  • Faxed: 608-825-1104
  • Mailed: Sun Prairie Police Department
    c/o Records Bureau
    300 E Main Street
    Sun Prairie, WI 53590

License Fee

  • $10 one time fee

Payment Information

  • Pay online: use 'Miscellaneous Bills' and enter 'Alarm Permit' in comment
  • Pay in person at City Hall, second floor

Estimated Processing Time: 3-5 business days

Ordinance 8.08.010

Business Information Form

In order to better serve you, the Public Safety Division of the the City of Sun Prairie requests that all businesses fill out the form and return, regarding their businesses. There is no fee for the form/registration and provides vital information should there be an issue at your business.

Business Information for Public Safety Division Form (PDF)

No fee

The form should be updated once a year or anytime there is a change in key information. 

Forms can be returned via:

  • Email Dispatch
  • Fax: 608-825-1104
  • Mail: Sun Prairie Police Dept
    c/o Records Bureau
    300 E Main Street
    Sun Prairie, WI 53590