Lance Surety Bonds is able to offer all types of surety bonds for the state of Ohio. With access to the best markets in the country, we can get just about any client approved, regardless of credit. We’re able to write freely since just about all of our specialty programs apply in Ohio, which means we can help save you money!
We work only with A-rated and T-listed sureties, which means that you will be getting your bond by the best companies in the industry, at the best rates!
To find out more about Ohio surety bonds, have a look at the questions and answers section. There you will find relevant information about Ohio surety bond cost and how you can get bonded in Ohio.
If you want to proceed directly to your application, simply use the search tool below to find your Ohio surety bond. Click the ‘Apply’ button and get started with your application!
Feel free to call us at(877) 514-5146 anytime if you’re having trouble with your application or would like to receive further information. We will be happy to respond to all of your queries concerning surety bonds and assist you with your application!
Find Your Ohio Surety Bond
|Market Agencies/Dealers Bond||Auction Firm Bond||Argicultural Department||Apply Now|
|Contractor License (No P&P Language) Bond||City of Reynoldsburg Contractors Registration Bond||The City of Reynoldsburg Building Division||Apply Now|
|Contractor License Performance & Payment (Local) Bond||Contractor License/Registration Bond Form||City of Columbus||Apply Now|
|Contractor License Performance & Payment (Local) Bond||City of Cleveland Contractor's Bond||City of Cleveland Dept of Building||Apply Now|
|Contractor License Performance & Payment (Local) Bond||Contractor's Bond, City of University Heights||City of University Heights Building Department||Apply Now|
|Contractor License Performance & Payment (Local) Bond||Electrical Contractor's Bond||Trumbal County Electrical Department||Apply Now|
|Contractor License Performance & Payment (Local) Bond||Dayton & Montgomery County Plumbing Bond||Dayton & Montgomery County Public Health||Apply Now|
|Contractor License Performance & Payment (Local) Bond||Contractor License Bond (City of North Canton, OH)||City of North Canton||Apply Now|
|Contractor License Performance & Payment (State) Bond||Installer of Manufactured Homes||Dept of Development, Building services Division||Apply Now|
|Contractor License Performance & Payment (State) Bond||Concrete Contractor Bond (Village of Covington, OH||Ohio - Village Of Covington||Apply Now|
|Contractor License Performance & Payment (State) Bond||Sewage Treatment Systems Service Provider Bond||ODH||Apply Now|
|Contractor License Performance & Payment (State) Bond||Contractor License Performance & Payment (State) B||Ohio Department of Health||Apply Now|
|Debt Consolidators Bond||Credit Service Organization Bond||Ohio Dept of Commerce Div of Fin Inst||Apply Now|
|Professional Fund Raisers Bond||Bond for Professional Colicitor and Fund Raising C||Ohio Attorney General - Charitable Law Section||Apply Now|
|Insurance Adjusters Bond||Public Insurance Adjuster||Ohio Superintendent of Insurance||Apply Now|
|Insurance Adjusters Bond||Electronic Individual Public Insurance Adjuster||Department of Insurance, Licensing Division||Apply Now|
|Insurance Agents/Brokers Bond||Insurance Broker||Dept of Insurance||Apply Now|
|Insurance Surplus Lines Brokers Bond||Ohio Specific Surplus Lines Broker Bond||Ohio Department of Insurance||Apply Now|
|Mortgage Broker (1st & 2nd Mortgages) Bond||Mortgage Broker Act||Superintendent of Financial Institutions||Apply Now|
|Mortgage Lender/Banker (1st & 2nd Mort.) Bond||OHIO MORTGAGE BROKER ACT||Superintendent of Financial Institutions||Apply Now|
|Title Insurance Agents & Escrow Officers Bond||Title Agent Bond||Department of Insurance||Apply Now|
|Defective Title Bond||Motor Vehicle Title Defect||Consumer Protection Section||Apply Now|
|Motor Vehicle (Non-Dealer, Not Listed) Bond||Deputy Registrar||Department of Public Safety - Bureau of Motor Vehi||Apply Now|
|Sport Permits Bond||Athletic Commission||OH Athletic Commission||Apply Now|
|Sport Permits Bond||Boxing, Mixed Martial Arts and Tough Person Promot||Ohio Athletic Commission||Apply Now|
|Sport Permits Bond||Athlete Agent Bond||OH Athletic Commission||Apply Now|
|Nursing Homes Bond||Nursing Homes Bond||Director of the Ohio Department of Human Services||Apply Now|
|Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond||Precious Metals Dealers||State of Ohio Department of Commerce||Apply Now|
|Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond||Brine Transporation System $15K||Ohio Dept of Natural Resources||Apply Now|
|Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond||Commercial Dog Breeder Bond||Dept. of Agriculture Div. of Animal Health||Apply Now|
|Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond||Solid Waste Facility or Scrap Tire Transporter Bon||Ohio Environmental Protection Agency||Apply Now|
|Schools (All) Bond||Board of Cosmetology||Ohio State Board of Cosmetology||Apply Now|
|Schools (All) Bond||Surety Bond of Driving School||State of Ohio Driving School Bond||Apply Now|
|Schools (All) Bond||Department of Public Safety Driving School||OH Dept of Public Safety||Apply Now|
|Schools (All) Bond||Private Driving Training School Bond||Ohio Department of Public Safety||Apply Now|
|Fuel Tax (All Others, Sellers & Users) Bond||Dealer in Motor Vehicle Fuel||Department of Taxation||Apply Now|
|Grain & Commodity (State License & Warehouse) Bond||Agricultural Commodity Handler Bond||Ohio Department of Agriculture||Apply Now|
|Turnpike/Bridge Toll Bond||Turnpike Use Bond (OTIC)||Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commision||Apply Now|
|Utility Deposit Bond||AEP In Lieu of Cash Deposit Bond||American Electric Power||Apply Now|
|Concessionaires Bond||Performance Bond||ODNR Div of Parks and Recreation||Apply Now|
|Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond||Wages & Fringe Benefits||Local Union #32 IBEW Lima OH||Apply Now|
|Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond||Fringe Bond||International Union of Operating Engineers, Local||Apply Now|
|Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond||Secure Payment of Wages and Fringe Benefits Bond||Local Union No. 24 Sheet Metal||Apply Now|
|Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond||Contractor Wage and Fringe Benefit Bond||Northern Ohio PMC, INC.||Apply Now|
|Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond||Wage & Fringe Benefit Bond (Plumbers & Steamfitter||Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 42||Apply Now|
|Lottery Bond||Lottery Sales Retailer||Ohio Lottery Commission||Apply Now|
|Telemarketing/Phone Solicitor Bond||Bond for Professional Solicitor||Charitable Law||Apply Now|
|Telemarketing/Phone Solicitor Bond||Telephone Solicitor||Ohio Attorney General||Apply Now|
Frequently Asked Questions
How Much Does a Surety Bond Cost in Ohio?
How much your Ohio surety bond costs depends on the type of bond you need to obtain, as well as your own financial standing and records. When determining your premium, sureties will assess your application on the basis of these factors.
Sureties use the amount of your surety bond as the basis for their calculation of its cost. Every type of Ohio surety bond has a different amount. The amount of a surety bond is the amount of its backing, which can be extended to obligees. Bond cost, or premium rate, is a percentage of this total amount.
Sureties determine how high or low this percentage is by looking at your personal credit score. Applicants whose credit score is high typically receive a rate between 1%-4% of the total amount of their bond. In this way, the type of bond and one’s finances are the basis for the bond’s cost.
When applying for an Ohio surety bond, you can sometimes also present personal and business financials, if these are good, in order to lower your premium even further.
Our surety bond cost guide contains even more detailed information about how surety bond cost is determined, so have a look!
Ohio Bad Credit Surety Bonds Program
Applicants who have a low credit score, bankruptcies, or other demerits may find it hard to get bonded. We have devised our Bad Credit Surety Bonds program with the idea of serving those with distressed credit who may have been turned down elsewhere.
In order to accommodate the higher risk involved, rates under this program are somewhat higher, between 5%-15%, than standard market rates. Regardless of the program and rate you get, you can be sure that we will find the lowest and best rate for your Ohio surety bond through our network of partner companies.
Furthermore, if you improve your credit score over time and your overall financial standing, you can also get better rates when you apply for a new bond or renew your old one.
How to Get Bonded in Ohio
It’s simple to get bonded in Ohio. Once you know what type of surety bond you need, just apply online through our website. Our application tool is highly secure and the application process is very straightforward. When you submit your application, we will review it and contact you as soon as possible with a free and precise quote on your Ohio surety bond.
We have extensive knowledge of all the bonding requirements in Ohio. We work with professional sureties and offer some of the best and lowest rates in the industry. If you’re not sure what kind of bond you need, have trouble with your application, or would like to ask us something - call us at (877) 514-5146! We will be very happy to respond to all of your questions and needs!
Types of Ohio Surety Bonds
Lance Surety Bonds can underwrite all types of Ohio surety bonds. Have a look below to find the type of surety bond that applies to you.
License bonds are usually requested as part of the licensing requirements for businesses. Many Ohio businesses and professionals, such as auto dealers, mortgage brokers, contractors, or brewers who apply for a license will be asked to get bonded.
These bonds serve to protect the public and the state of Ohio and guarantee that bonded and licensed businesses will adhere to Ohio state regulations for their particular license.
Contract bonds are usually requested for bonded and licensed contractors who wish to participate in a construction project’s bid or will be working on a project. Ohio contractors working on public, state or federal projects as well as many working on private projects will find that they need to get a number of contract bonds before they can do so.
Contract bonds’ function is to guarantee to the project owners, either the state and the public or a private owner, that contractors will perform according to the contract they have with the owner. These bonds also guarantee that contractors comply with Ohio state regulations.
Court bonds are usually requested by Ohio courts for individuals who participate in variety of different legal proceedings. These include the appeal of judgement for which a court may order appellants to obtain an appeal bond.
Another instance of the use of court bonds is when an Ohio court orders a person to obtain a fiduciary bond in order that they may assume the role of fiduciary or guardian.
Top Surety Bond Companies in Ohio
What’s most important when you are getting bonded in Ohio is that the Ohio surety bond company backing your bond is reliable. A surety bond is only as useful as the company who backs it.
We only underwrite Ohio surety bonds that are backed by the best companies in the industry. All Ohio surety bond companies who are our partners are licensed in all 50 states. They are well-known for their financial stability which is why all of them are A-rated and better under the ‘A.M. Best’ credit rating system. A further indicator of their stability is the fact that they are T-listed with the U.S. Department of Treasury.
Companies such as Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, Swiss Reinsurance American Corporation and Philadelphia Indemnity Insurance Company back the bonds which we underwrite for our Ohio applicants. By obtaining your Ohio surety bond through Lance Surety Bonds you are investing in bulletproof backing of your bond!
Most Popular Surety Bonds in Ohio
The Ohio auto dealer bond is a requirement for all those who wish to open a car dealership in the state of Ohio.
Those wishing to become contractors in Ohio need to get licensed and bonded before they are allowed to take on jobs.
In order to work as a mortgage broker in the state of Ohio, individuals need to obtain a mortgage broker bond.
The Ohio brewers bond guarantees that brewers will pay all government fees and taxes as per regulation concerning their license.