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Alarm Industry Applicant FAQ

Clearance Card Denied?

How to apply for a good cause exemption.  If your clearance card application was denied because of a past criminal conviction, you can apply to the Arizona Board of Fingerprinting for a good cause exemption.   You can learn more about the good cause exemption application at https://fingerprint.az.gov.  The Board cannot issue or renew a certification for alarm agents or controlling persons without a clearance card. Please take steps now to determine if your clearance card application may be denied and apply for the good cause exemption well in advance of your renewal or application date.