Georgia Surety Bonds

Complete Guide to getting Bonded in Georgia
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    All types of surety bonds in Georgia
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Most Popular Surety Bonds in Georgia

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Freight brokers must secure a bond of $75,000 from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.
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Auto Dealer Bond
All motor vehicle dealers must secure a $35,000 surety bond.
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Contractor License Bond
Contractors must get a $25,000 bond, even if they don’t live in Georgia. Certain cities and counties enforce their own additional bond requirements.
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Mortgage Broker Bond
Mortgage brokers must get a $150,000 bond, unless they deal with warehouse properties, then the bond is $250,000.
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Public adjusters in Georgia must have a $5,000 surety bond to do business within the state.
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Title agency bonds
A $25,000 bond is required for all Georgia real estate brokers to meet state regulations.

How Much Does a Georgia Surety Bond Cost?

Surety bonds in Georgia vary depending on the surety bond required, it can cost as little as $100 for a $5,000 public adjuster bond or as low as $1,500 for a $150,000 mortgage broker bond. Although the bond amount may be high, you only have to pay a fraction of that amount as a bond premium. 

Factors like your credit score can greatly impact how much you pay in bond premiums. A good credit score can make your bond cost as little as 1% to 3% of the bond amount. In addition to credit scores, the premium is determined by factors like the applicant’s professional experience, liquidity, and assets.

Here’s a table of the most popular bonds in Georgia and how much they cost. 

Surety Bond Cost Based on Credit Score

Surety Bond Name

Surety Bond Amount

Over 700

Between 600 - 699

Below 599

Georgia Auto Dealer Bond

$35,000

$350 - $1,050

$1,050 - $1,750

$1,750 - $3,500

Georgia Contractor License Bond

$25,000

$250 - $750

$750 - $1,250

$1250 - $2,500

Freight Broker Bond

$75,000

$750 - $2,250

$2,250 - $3,750

$3,750 - $7,500

Georgia Mortgage Broker Bond

$150,000

$1,500 - $4,500

$4,500 - $7500

$7,500 - $1,5000

Georgia Public Adjuster Bond

$5,000

$100 - $150

$150 - $250

$250 - $500

Georgia Real Estate Broker Bond

$25,000

$250 - $750

$750 - $1,250

$1,250 - $2,500

How to Get a Surety Bond in Georgia

1. Determine the Surety Bond You Need

Multiple business types require licensing and bonding to operate in Georgia. We can assist you in finding the right bond for your license. We know how confusing the licensing requirements can be for some businesses, so we make bonding smooth and easy. 

We understand that acquiring a bond can be a complex process, especially considering the type and amount required. Recently, we assisted an auto dealer in Macon get his bond. He wasn’t sure of the licensing requirements. We provided him with an immediate quote after he applied, and he was thrilled with our competitive premium rates. After reviewing the quote, he completed his purchase by paying the premium online.

Our friendly team is here to answer your questions and help you quickly obtain the bond you need. Contact us to learn more about Georgia surety bond requirements.

2. Apply for Your Bond Online

Our online application form is easy to use and allows you to find the right bond quickly. We just need some additional information about you and your business to process the application. 

3. Get the Bond Quote

Typically, we deliver bond quotes as quickly as possible. However, depending on the complexity of the situation, some quotes can take up to 24 or 48 hours to process. We always guarantee that you’re getting the best pricing possible. 

4. Pay Your Bond Premium

Once you pay your premium, you’ll receive digital confirmation of your bond. If necessary, we can also mail a hard copy to your business for your records. Many bonds are valid for one year, but some bonds may be valid for more or less time, depending on the situation.

Other Georgia Surety Bonds

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Georgia License Info

Lance Surety Bonds is licensed to underwrite surety bonds in Georgia.

License Number # 178455


About Us

Lance Surety Bonds
Lance Surety Bond Associates, Inc. is a Pennsylvania-based surety bond agency that offers bonding at competitive rates in all 50 states. Established in 2010, our company has grown to become one of the top online bond producers in the country. Working exclusively with A-rated and T-listed bonding companies gives us the confidence to offer a 100% money-back guarantee. read more

What Our Clients Have To Say?

Kimberlee Ables

Quick response times and turn around for issuing bonds. Great customer service and very knowledgeable. We have used Lance Surety multiple times and have never been disappointed. Highly recommend them and Collette!

Andrew Poincot

Long story short, these guys cut through the B.S. and get the job done. Responsiveness, excellent! Communication, excellent! Respect for their industry partners, excellent! John, Collette, Ryan, you're all-stars! Thank you!

Margie Martinez

We decided for Lance Surety Bond's quote for 2 reasons; Price and Customer Service. Our Representative Ryan was just SUPERB!! [...] I highly recommend Lance Surety Bond for all your Bonding needs! I'll definitely come back for all of mine. :-) Thanks Ryan!

Kimberlee Ables

Quick response times and turn around for issuing bonds. Great customer service and very knowledgeable. We have used Lance Surety multiple times and have never been disappointed. Highly recommend them and Collette!

Andrew Poincot

Long story short, these guys cut through the B.S. and get the job done. Responsiveness, excellent! Communication, excellent! Respect for their industry partners, excellent! John, Collette, Ryan, you're all-stars! Thank you!

Margie Martinez

We decided for Lance Surety Bond's quote for 2 reasons; Price and Customer Service. Our Representative Ryan was just SUPERB!! [...] I highly recommend Lance Surety Bond for all your Bonding needs! I'll definitely come back for all of mine. :-) Thanks Ryan!