NJESA Membership
Member Categories
Security * Fire * Locksmith * HVAC * CCTV * Home Automation * IT
Regular Members • Associate Members • Tradesman Members •
Limited Voltage & Wiring Members • Professional Members • Student Members
Occupational Members • Public Safety Members • Telecommunications Members
Regular Member / Tradesman Member
Regular Member means any eligible Member that:

 

  1. is a Regular Member in good standing as the date of the adoption of the By-Laws; or
  2. meets all of the following requirements:
    1. A material part of its business activities includes the sale, lease, design, installation or service (excluding monitoring services) of electronic security systems.
    2. It maintains a New Jersey Business license under the Division of Consumer Affairs Burglar, Fire Alarm and Locksmith Committee or maintains a business permit under the Division of Community Affairs Division of Fire Safety license and submits evidence thereof to the Association upon the submission of its completed membership application and application fee.
    3. It is recommended by the Membership Committee and approved as a Regular Member by a majority vote of the Board following submission of its completed membership application and application fee.
    4. It agrees to abide by the By-Laws and Code(s) of Ethics.

    Tradesman Members must meet all of the following requirements:

    1. Any locksmith licensed under the State of New Jersey or any individual, partnership or legal entity that is currently unlicensed and unable to do business in the State of New Jersey as a burglar or fire alarm company as defined in the Burglar, Fire Alarm and Locksmith Regulations as set forth under the Division of Consumer Affairs or the Division of Community Affairs – Division of Fire Safety. Out of state alarm contractors that are registered to do business in their state, must also be members of the Electronic Security Association in order to be eligible for a Tradesmen Membership. This membership is open to other types of related businesses including but not limited to the following companies: Locksmiths, Telephone System Installation Contractors, Network Cable Installation Contractors, Home Automation Contractors, Sprinkler Contractors and Sound System Contractors.
    2. It is recommended by the Membership Committee and approved as a Tradesman Member by a majority vote of the Board following submission of its completed membership application and application fee.
    3. It agrees to abide by the By-Laws and Code(s) of Ethics.

NJESA Schedule Fees for Regular Membership
(Regular fee payment includes membership to ESA)


Tradesman Membership Fee per Business

Tradesman Member. NJESA only. 225.00

Number of Employees ESA NJESA Annual Dues
1-5 $266 $232 $498
6-10 $452 $232 $684
11-15 $604 $232 $1,062
16-25 $830 $232 $1,062
26-50 $1,545 $232 $1,777
51-100 $1,998 $232 $2,230
101-150 $2,900 $232 $3,132
151+ $3,807 $232 $4,039
Associate Member
  1. is an Associate Member in good standing as of the date of the adoption of the By-Laws; or
  2. meets all of the following requirements:
    1. One of its material business activities is the manufacture, distribution or supply of goods or services(including monitoring services, consulting or brokering) to Regular Members.
    2. It is recommended by the Membership Committee and approved as an Associate Member by a majority vote of the Board following submission of its completed membership application and application fee.

Agrees to abide by the By-Laws and Code(s) of ethics.

Public Safety Member

Public Safety Member must meet all of the following requirements

 

  • Such individual is a member of any police or fire department of any governmental organization, or any governmental agency concerned with law enforcement, fire safety or public safety.
  • Is recommended by the Membership Committee and approved as a Public Safety Member by a majority vote of the Board following submission of its completed membership application and application fee.
  • Agrees to abide by the By-Laws and Code(s) of Ethics.

Those individuals that operate, own, are in partnership with an alarm business are not eligible for Public Safety Membership.

Professional Member
Professional Members must meet all of the following requirements:

  1. Any licensed or certified professional such as an architect or engineer, trade schools or building inspector who, in the judgment of the Membership Committee, has the education, experience and expertise to materially contribute to the Electronic Security Industry .
  2. It is recommended by the Membership Committee and approved as a Professional Member by a majority vote of the Board following submission of its completed membership application and application fee.
  3. It agrees to abide by the By-Laws and Code(s) of Ethics.
Student Member
Student Members must meet all of the following requirements:

 

  1. Any individual
    1. of at least 18 years of age;
    2. who is actively enrolled in high school, college, or trade school and pursuing a degree;
    3. who provides valid documentations of such enrollment; and
    4. has expressed a genuine interest to the Membership Committee in pursuing a career in the Electronic Security Industry,
    5. or Public Safety. An individual can only be eligible for Student Membership for a maximum of 4 years.
  2. It is recommended by the Membership and approved as a Student Member by a majority vote of the Board following submission of its completed membership application and application fee.
  3. It agrees to abide by the By-Laws and Code(s) of Ethics.
Limited Voltage and Wiring Industry Members

Do you hold NJ’s Telecommunication Exemption registration and do network or home automation and commercial related work? Let’s bridge the gap between our industries. Connect with the NJESA. You’ll enjoy many benefits and open the pathway to being licensed.