What is a Contractor Surety Bond Pasco County?
The Pasco County contractor surety bond is meant to protect residents and businesses located within the county against harm from unlicensed state contractors. These bonds are often referred to as code compliance bonds and offer relief for construction company clients whose work does not meet or comply with Pasco County municipal codes and/or standards. The contractor license bond will provide up to $5,000 protection for clients up to one year after the performance of any work when the work is determined not to conform to county codes. One notified by the inspector, the contractor has up to 48 hours to respond to the deficiencies found. If the contractor does not respond, the bond can be claimed against and the surety company who wrote the bond may be responsible to reimburse the harmed party up to the penal sum of the bond amount. However, the surety company will first need to investigate the claim prior to making any payments on your behalf.
Who needs a Pasco County Contractor Surety Bond?
Pasco County Contractor Surety Bonds are required by all non-state registered contractors who seek to perform construction work in Pasco County. Contractors who are registered and licensed with the state need not provide the surety bond.
What Pasco County Surety Bond amount do I need?
The contractor surety bond Pasco County amount is $5,000 for all contractors. The bond amount is set by the county and is subject to change at their discretion. DBL Surety has the bond form required by the county on file for your convenience.
How much does the Contractor Surety Bond Pasco County cost?
The surety bond cost for the Pasco County Contractor License Bond is as follows:
- 1 year term – $100
- 2 year term – $180
- 3 year term – $260
Your bond can be issued immediately upon receiving your application below.
How do I apply for my Pasco County Bond?
Please fill in the information below as it appears on your license and click on Get Your Quote. This information will be printed on your bond form required by the county.
Construction License Bond Application
Pasco County Licensing Information
Pasco County Contractor Licensing
8731 Citizens Drive, Suite 230
New Port Richey, FL 34654
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