Light permits are issued to authorize the use of colored strobe, LED or rotating beacon warning lights. MVC issues three types of warning and emergency light permits: red, blue and amber.
Amber Warning Light Permit
Beginning February 1, 2009, a $25 fee payment is due for each vehicle.
Download special light permit applications and instructions
Notices- Light Permits
Download notices from Business Licensing Services:
Notice Jun-2011: amendments [pdf] to requirements for a flashing amber light permit
Notice Jul-2009: $25 fee for a flashing amber light permit [pdf]
Notice Mar-2009: $25 fee for a flashing amber light permit [pdf]
Notice Mar-2009: Public utility company employees applying for an amber warning light permit [pdf]
Download full instructions and applications on the MVC Forms page under Special Light Permits. If you need additional information, contact Business Licensing Services toll-free in NJ at at (888) 486-3339 ext. 5014 or (609) 292-6500 ext. 5014.