NJELSA 2023 Annual Symposium

The 2023 Annual Symposium is scheduled for March 15-17, 2023 at Harrah's Atlantic City! The NJELSA is now accepting exhibitors and sponsors for our event. Discover more and download our exhibitor and sponsor package by clicking the button below.

NJELSA Apprenticeship Program

The NJELSA is proud to announce the formation of its Apprenticeship Program. Those members requiring a Public Works Certificate will benefit greatly and we're asking for donations to fund our new program. Discover more and contribute by clicking the button below.

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The NJELSA represents electronic security professionals, system integrators, fire alarm companies, manufacturers, and distributors that do business in the state of New Jersey.

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About the NJELSA

Your Partner for Success

The New Jersey Electronic Life Safety Association (NJELSA) represents electronic security professionals, system integrators, fire alarm companies, manufacturers and distributors that do business in New Jersey. By joining the NJELSA, you’ll open the pathway to being licensed – a legal requirement in NJ for alarm installers. Plus, when you become a member, you’ll enjoy many more benefits. Our professional code of conduct benefits consumers who rely upon security systems for their personal safety, the safety of their homes and families, businesses and communities. In addition, the NJELSA promotes public safety and fosters positive relationships with police, fire and elected officials at the local, state and national level.


Governor Murphy signs S-902, imposing consumer protection requirements on service contract providers.

On Monday, August 8, Governor Phil Murphy signed signed S-902/A-1559, which imposes certain consumer protection requirements on service contract providers. The legislation was initiated by the Division of Consumer Affairs in the Department of Law and Public Safety and will protect consumers from exploitive practices associated with service contracts by prohibiting misleading marketing and requiring clearer disclosures, as well as financial assurances for service contract providers. Click below to download the content of the bill.

Amended and Restated By-Laws (as of March 2021)

NJELSA Updates

Regional Meetings
All are invited to participate in our regional quarterly meetings. However, only NJESA members will receive a discount. All meetings start with a 2 hour New Jersey approved CEU class.
Scholarship Program
The program promotes goodwill among the electronic life safety and security industry and police and fire officers by providing college scholarship awards to their deserving sons or daughters.

2022 Calendar

2022 is another busy year at the NJELSA! Please take a minute to check out the calendar to know more about the upcoming Symposium, Membership meetings, Clay shoots, Golf outings and more. Do not miss the next networking opportunity!

Our Benefits
Government Advocacy
Legislation affects everyone in the alarm industry and through your association you have representation at the state and national levels of government.
Training & Certification

Training is critically important. From beginning in business to expert installer, NJELSA offers educational opportunities at every level.

Networking & Events
From regional meetings to golf outings, our annual symposium and much more we offer training, education, exhibits, networking and social events.

Savings & Resources

Through your state association, you have access to special rates for insurance premiums plus many more discounts and offers.

Routine Inspection and Maintenance of Fire Protection Equipment

All facilities are to evaluate their Fire Code compliance and take the necessary steps to make sure all applicable fire safety requirements are met while still maintaining required COVID-19 safety precautions. Read this letter from Commissioner Judith M. Persichilli, RN, BSN, MA regarding routine inspection and maintenance of fire protection equipment for all facilities licensed by the Department of Health.
Consumer Information
The Information You Need to Make an Informed Choice

We believe consumers should have good information to help you purchase  a security system. Follow the links to be aware of certain scams, the difference between professional installation and DIY and much more. The NJELSA is here to help you choose professionals to secure your home or business.  Our members are qualified and licensed professionals that you can trust with helping you protect yourself, your family, home and business.

Contact Us

New Jersey Electronic Life Safety Association

990 Cedarbridge Avenue #114
Brick, NJ 08723

Phone: 609-695-4444
Fax: 609-293-4068
E-mail: christine@njelsa.org