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Pennsylvania Surety Bonds

Complete Guide to getting Bonded in Pennsylvania

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Types of Surety Bonds in Pennsylvania

You may need one of these three types of bonds in Pennsylvania:

  • You’ll have to get a commercial bond (known as a license bond) to start a business as a mortgage broker, auto dealer, and a number of other professions.
  • You’ll need contract bonds to participate in many types of public and private construction projects.
  • You may have to get a court bond if a court requires you to - in connection with an appeal or appointment as a guardian.

Want to find the bond you need? Just consult the table below and apply for your free quote online.

Find Your Pennsylvania 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.
Contractor License (No P&P Language) Bond Telecommunications Installing and Operating Bond City of Pittsburgh Apply Now
Contractor License (No P&P Language) Bond Road Weight Permit Bond Township of Nottingham Apply Now
Contractor License (No P&P Language) Bond Road Weight Permit Bond Township of Burlington Apply Now
Contractor License (No P&P Language) Bond Peters Township, PA Road Weight Permit Bond Peters Township Apply Now
Contractor License (No P&P Language) Bond Union Township, PA Road Weight Permit Bond Union Township Apply Now
Excess Weight, Other Highway & Street Permit Bond Surety Bond (Street Permit) PENNDOT - Bureau of Maintenance & Operations Apply Now
Excess Weight, Other Highway & Street Permit Bond Pine Township Excess Weight Permit Bond Pine Township Apply Now
Excess Weight, Other Highway & Street Permit Bond City of Pittsburgh, PA Excess Weight Bond City Of Pittsburgh Apply Now
Excess Weight, Other Highway & Street Permit Bond Weight Restricted Highways Program Performance Bon PENNDOT - Bureau of Maintenance & Operations Apply Now
Investment Advisor (Blue Sky) Bond Uniform Surety Bond PA Securities Commission Apply Now
Collection Agency Bond Credit Services Organization Bond department of state Apply Now
Professional Fund Raisers Bond BCO-160 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Dept of State Apply Now
Insurance Adjusters Bond Public Adjuster Pennsylvania Insurance Department Apply Now
Mortgage Broker (1st & 2nd Mortgages) Bond 1st Mtg. Loan Correspondant Bureau of Licensing, Compliance & Consumer Service Apply Now
Mortgage Broker (1st & 2nd Mortgages) Bond Mortgage Broker (3 page) Bureau of Licensing, Compliance & Consumer Service Apply Now
Mortgage Broker (1st & 2nd Mortgages) Bond Mortgage Broker (8 page) Bureau of Licensing, Compliance & Consumer Service Apply Now
Mortgage Broker (1st & 2nd Mortgages) Bond Mortgage Originator (Individual) Bureau of Licensing, Compliance & Consumer Service Apply Now
Mortgage Broker (1st & 2nd Mortgages) Bond Sponsor of Mortgage Originators Bond Department of Banking Apply Now
Mortgage Lender/Banker (1st & 2nd Mort.) Bond Mortgage Lender Dept of Banking Apply Now
Title Insurance Agents & Escrow Officers Bond Title Insurance Agent Pennsylvania Department of Insurance Apply Now
Auto & Mobile Home Dealers (New & Used) Bond New, New & Used, Auto, & Mobile Home Dealers Dept of Transportation Apply Now
Motor Vehicle (Non-Dealer, Not Listed) Bond SURETY BOND (Hauling) Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Apply Now
Motor Vehicle (Non-Dealer, Not Listed) Bond Sales Finance Company Bond Pennsylvania Department of Banking Apply Now
Motor Vehicle (Non-Dealer, Not Listed) Bond Official Inspection Station Certificate of Appoint Manager of the Vehicle Inspection Division Apply Now
Oil, Gas, Water or Mineral Wells or Leases Bond Oil and Gas Wells Bond PA DEP Apply Now
Sport Permits Bond BOND FORM FOR PROFESSIONAL BOXING PROMOTER Pennsylvania State Athletic Commission Apply Now
Sport Permits Bond Professional Wrestling Promoter PA State Athletic Commission Apply Now
Sport Permits Bond Athlete Agent Bond Commonwealth of Pennsylvania State Athletic Comm Apply Now
Sport Permits Bond Professional Mixed Martial Arts Promoter Bond Pennsylvania State Athletic Commission Apply Now
Health Spas/Health Clubs Bond Health Club Bureau of Consumer Protection Apply Now
Auctioneers (Other than Livestock) Bond Auctioneer Bond State Board of Auctioneer Examiners Apply Now
Detectives Bond Bucks County Detectives License Bond Bucks County Clerks of Courts Apply Now
Detectives Bond Private Detective Bond Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Apply Now
Employment Agencies Bond Employment Agencies PA Dept. of Labor and Industry Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Public Utility License PA Dept of Licensing Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Public Utility License PA Public Utility Commission Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Bond to Secure a License as a Collector-Repossesso PA. Dept of Banking Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Temporary Boat Registration Agent PA Fish & Boat Commission Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Athlete Agent PA State Athletic Commission Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Fishing License Agent Bond Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Event Permit Bond Township of Bensalem Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond News Stand Permit License Department of Licenses and Inspection Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Social Security Administration Representative Paye Social Security Administration Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Dismantling of Deer Fences Bond Commonwealth of Pennsylvania - DCNR Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Timber Stumpage Sale Contract Bond Pennsylvania - Commonwealth of Pennsylvania - Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Vegetation Removal Bond Commonwealth of PA - DCNR Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Sidewalk Cafe Bond (City of Philadelphia) City of Philadelphia, Department of Licenses Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Motor Carrier Broker License Bond (PUC No. A-00123 Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission Apply Now
Professional Licenses (All Other) Bond Outdoor Concert Event Permit Bensalem Township Apply Now
Schools (All) Bond PRIVATE LICENSED SCHOOL SURETY Commonwealth of PA - Dept of Education Apply Now
Schools (All) Bond Barber Examiners Barber School Pennsylvania State Board of Barber Examiners Barbe Apply Now
Schools (All) Bond Private Academic Schools Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Dept of Education Apply Now
Schools (All) Bond Real Estate Education Provider Bond Commonwealth of PA - Dept of State Apply Now
Alcohol (Manufacturers, Warehouses, Wholesalers) Bond Malt and Brewed Beverage Bond Dept of Revenue, Bureau of Business Trust Fund Tax Apply Now
Fuel Tax (All Others, Sellers & Users) Bond Liquid Fuels and Fuels Tax PA Dept of Revenue Apply Now
Utility Deposit Bond Utility Deposit Bond (PECO Energy) PECO Energy Apply Now
Indemnity (Miscellaneous - Not Listed) Bond Public Official License City of Johnstown Apply Now
Indemnity (Miscellaneous - Not Listed) Bond Removal of Deer Deterrent Bond Game Commission Apply Now
Indemnity (Miscellaneous - Not Listed) Bond Herbicide Application Bond Game Commission Apply Now
Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond Local 420 Steamfitters Bond Local 420 Steamfitters Apply Now
Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond IBEW Local 98 Apply Now
Wages & Fringe Benefits Bond Wage & Fringe Benefit Bond (IBEW Local 380) Local No.380 I.B.E.W. Apply Now
Fringe Benefits Only Bond Local Union 27 Plumbers Benefit Funds Bond Local 27 Plumbers Union Apply Now
Lottery Bond Lottery Retailer Pennsylvania Lottery Apply Now
Money Transmitter Bond Money Transmitter Bond Merchants Express Money Order Company, Inc. Apply Now
Telemarketing/Phone Solicitor Bond BOND - FORM BCO-160 Department of State Apply Now
Telemarketing/Phone Solicitor Bond Telemarketing Bond Department of State Apply Now
Repossession Agent Bond Collector-Repossessor Bond Department of Banking and Securities Apply Now
Appraisal Management Appraisal Management Company Bond Commonwealth of PA - State Board of Certified Real Apply Now

For further details about Pennsylvania surety bonds, you can reach us at (877)-514-5146

How to Get a Pennsylvania Surety Bond?

The bonding process is simple. Here’s how to get bonded in PA in three steps:

Apply Online

Start by completing our online application and fill out the basic information required in it.

Get a Bond Rate

Using our large surety partner network, we’ll find the best matching bond option for you. Then we’ll send you a free, no-obligations quote.

Buy Your Bond

You can purchase your bond straight away. You’ll receive your bond via email, and you can also get a paper copy.

You can find a full overview about the way bonding works in our extensive How to Get Bonded Guide.

Our How Much Does a Surety Bond Cost? Guide will take you through the nitty-gritty details of the bond pricing.

Most Popular Surety Bonds in Pennsylvania

Most Popular Surety Bonds in Pennsylvania

Auto Dealer Bond

To get licensed as a motor vehicle dealer with the Pennsylvania Bureau of Motor Vehicles, you’ll need to post a $20,000 bond.

Mortgage Broker Bond

Mortgage brokers in Pennsylvania have to get a surety bond between $50,000 and $150,000. Brokers who want to accept advance payments need to obtain a $100,000 bond.

Mortgage Servicer Bond

If you want a mortgage servicer license, you’ll have to post a $500,000 bond.

Auctioneer Bond

You’ll need a $5,000 bond to get an auctioneer license from the Pennsylvania State Board of Auctioneer Examiners.

Money Transmitter Bond

To get a Pennsylvania money transmitter license from the state Department of Banking and Securities, you’ll have to post a $100,000 bond.

Telemarketing Bond

Telemarketers in Pennsylvania have to post a $10,000 bond to get licensed with the state Office of the Attorney General.

Title Agency Bond

You’ll need a $100,000 bond to become a licensed title insurance agent in Pennsylvania.

Health Club Bond

Health clubs in Pennsylvania have to post a bond between $50,000 and $200,000, depending on the length of the contracts they offer.

City-Level Bonding Requirements

Can I Get a Pennsylvania 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, you can obtain the bond you need effortlessly.

Additional Resources

Here are our in-depth licensing guides for different types of professionals in Pennsylvania:

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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