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New Jersey Surety Bonds

Complete Guide to getting Bonded in New Jersey

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Types of Surety Bonds in New Jersey

There are three main types of bonds you may have to get in New Jersey:

  • If you want to get licensed as an auto dealer, mortgage broker, contractor, or another type of professional, you’re likely to need a commercial bond (known as a license bond).
  • To bid on certain public and private construction projects, you’ll have to get contract bonds.
  • A court may require you to get a court bond to get appointed as a guardian or to appeal a case.

To find the bond you need, you can browse through the table below and apply for your free quote online.

Find Your New Jersey Surety Bond

We offer all types of surety bonds in all 50 states. If you can't find your bond in the table below, select "General business license or permit bond (not listed otherwise)" and start your application.
Market Agencies/Dealers Bond Secretary of Agriculture Secretary of Agriculture of The State of NJ Apply Now
Contractor License (No P&P Language) Bond General Contractor License Bond City of Jersey City Apply Now
Contractor License (No P&P Language) Bond Electrical Contractor Bond Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors Apply Now
Contractor License Performance & Payment (Local) Bond General Contractor License Bond City of Jersey City Apply Now
Contractor License Performance & Payment (Local) Bond Procuring & Installation of a 1,000 Gallon Grease Hamilton Twsp Apply Now
Contractor License Performance & Payment (Local) Bond Master Plumber Bond Board of Examiners of Master Plumbers Apply Now
Contractor License Performance & Payment (State) Bond Township of Bloomfield Sidewalk Bond TOWNSHIP OF BLOOMFIELD Apply Now
Excess Weight, Other Highway & Street Permit Bond Maintenance License Bond City of Elizabeth Apply Now
Collection Agency Bond Collection Agency Deputy Attorney General Apply Now
Debt Consolidators Bond Debt Adjustment NJDOBI: License Services, Banking Apply Now
Professional Fund Raisers Bond Professional Fund Raisers Bond Division of Consumer Affairs Apply Now
Insurance Adjusters Bond Public Adjuster State of NJ Dept. of Banking & Insurance Apply Now
Insurance Agents/Brokers Bond Insurance Broker Commissioner of Banking and Insurance Apply Now
Mortgage Broker (1st & 2nd Mortgages) Bond Residential Mortgage Broker Commissioner of Banking and Insurance Apply Now
Mortgage Lender/Banker (1st & 2nd Mort.) Bond Mortgage Lender Dept of Banking and Insurance Apply Now
Auto & Mobile Home Dealers (New & Used) Bond Motor Vehicle Dealer Division of Motor Vehicles - Dealer Licensing Bure Apply Now
Auto & Mobile Home Dealers (Used Only, No New) Bond Used Motor Vehicle Dealer Surety Division of Motor Vehicles - Dealer Licensing Bure Apply Now
Health Spas/Health Clubs Bond Health Club Division of Consumer Affairs Apply Now
Detectives Bond Security Agency License Bond New Jersey State Police Private Detective Unit Apply Now
Detectives Bond Detectives Agency License Bond New Jersey State Police Private Detective Unit Apply Now
Employment Agencies Bond Temporary Help Service Firm New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Apply Now
Employment Agencies Bond Employee Leasing Company Dept of Labor and Workforce Development Apply Now
Employment Agencies Bond Employment Agency Bond New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Apply Now
Nursing Homes Bond Health Care Service Firm NJ Consumer Affairs Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond (License) Precious Metal State of New Jersey Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Jewlery Buyer State of New Jersey Office of Weights and Measures Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Fire Alarm, Burglar Alarm & Locksmith Advisory Com Division of Consumer Affairs Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Sign Installation Bond DOT - Office of Outdoor Advertising Services Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Commercial Handbill Distributor State of New Jersey- City of Atlantic City Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Energy Consultant Bond New Jersey Treasurer Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Massage Establishment Management Bond TOWNSHIP OF VOORHEES Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Division of Fish and Wildlife Public Offical Bond NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Pawnbroker Bond NJDOBI License Services Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Commerical Handbill Distributor Bond THE CITY OF ATLANTIC CITY - CITY HALL Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond NCEA Prep Class Bond National Coalition of Estheticians, Manufacturers Apply Now
Schools (All) Bond School Commissioner, NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Apply Now
Schools (All) Bond Private School Department of Labor Apply Now
Schools (All) Bond Driving School Bond NJ Motor Vehicle Commission Apply Now
Schools (All) Bond School Bond -Workforce Development NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Apply Now
Schools (All) Bond Tuition Surety County of Middlesex - Dept of Workforce Devp Apply Now
Alcohol (Manufacturers, Warehouses, Wholesalers) Bond Beverage Tax Bond NJ Dept of Treasury Apply Now
Alcohol (Retailers) Bond Beverage Tax Bond Dept. of Treasury, Beverage Tax Branch Apply Now
Cigar/Cigarette & Tobacco Tax Bond Tobacco Performance Bond Division of Taxation Apply Now
Fuel Tax (All Others, Sellers & Users) Bond Supplier of Motor Fuels Tax NJ Division of Taxation Apply Now
Fuel Tax (All Others, Sellers & Users) Bond Distributor of Motor Fuels Tax Bond State of New Jersey Apply Now
Utility Deposit Bond Energy Consultant Bond New Jersey Treasurer Apply Now
Utility Deposit Bond Utility Deposit Bond New Jersey Board Of Public Utilities- Audit/Licens Apply Now
Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond Wage & Fringe Benefit International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers Apply Now
Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond Wages & Fringe Benefits International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Apply Now
Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond Wages & Fringe Benefits International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers Lo Apply Now
Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond Wage and Welfare Local Union #164 IBEW LOCAL 164 Apply Now
Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond Pipefitters Lcoal 274 Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond Pipefitters Local Union 274 Apply Now
Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond (U.A. - N.J.) Employee Benefit Funds Wage and Bene Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Service Division Apply Now
Fringe Benefits Only Bond OPERATING ENGINEERS LOCAL 825 FRINGE BENEFIT FUNDS Operating Engineers Local 825 Apply Now
Fringe Benefits Only Bond Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Service Employee Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Service Divisio Apply Now
Money Transmitter Bond Money Transmitter.Foreign Money Transmitter NJ Commissioner of Banking Apply Now

Need more information about New Jersey surety bonds? Don’t hesitate to contact our bonding experts at (877)-514-5146

How to Get a New Jersey Surety Bond?

To get your bond, just follow these three simple steps:

Apply Online

First, complete our online application with basic information about yourself and the bond you need

Get a Bond Rate

We’ll then explore our extensive surety partner network to select the best bonding option for you. You’ll receive a free, no-obligations quote in no time.

Buy Your Bond

Finally, you can pay the bond premium to purchase the bond. We’ll send you a digital copy over email - and a paper copy if you request one.

Need more details about how to get bonded in NJ? Just consult our detailed How to Get Bonded Guide.

For a full overview of the bond cost formation, you can review our How Much Does a Surety Bond Cost? Guide.

Most Popular Surety Bonds in New Jersey

Most Popular Surety Bonds in New Jersey

Auto Dealer Bond

You’ll need a $10,000 bond to obtain a dealer license from the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission.

Mortgage Broker Bond

Some cities in New Jersey require contractors to get bonded as a part of their licensing. The bond amounts vary between $3,000 and $15,000.

Contractor License Bond

To start a collection agency in NJ, you’ll need a $5,000 bond.

Collection Agency Bond

To start a collection agency in NJ, you’ll need a $5,000 bond.

Money Transmitter Bond

If you want to get a money transmitter license from the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance, you’ll have to post a bond between $100,000 and $1 million.

Foreclosure Consultant Bond

Foreclosure consultants in New Jersey need a $75,000 bond as a part of their licensing with the state Department of Banking and Insurance.

Can I Get a New Jersey Surety Bond with Bad Credit?

With Lance Surety Bonds’ bad credit surety bonds program, you can get bonded even if you’re struggling with financial problems.

As the bonding risk is higher, the bond rates are between 5%-15% of the required bond amount. Still, with us you can obtain the bond you need effortlessly.

Additional Resources

Need a professional license in New Jersey? You can learn how to get licensed from our detailed guides for your professional field:

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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