Florida Surety Bonds

Florida has over 150 bond requirements for several industries and professions throughout the state. The purpose of surety bonds enforced within Florida is to provide financial security for the state and its population. As a third party surety carrier, Jet Insurance Company not only services surety bonds, but provides the compensation if a person or business creates financial damages to others while operating.

No middlemen are involved when you purchase a bond with Jet, meaning you can get nearly any surety bonds in just minutes, without any hassle or fees.

Choose your bond category below. If you don't see what you're looking for, try our full list of Florida Surety Bonds or call us at (850) 848-1120.

Florida Bond Categories

Construction bonds are a common license or permit requirement, whether enforced by the state, a union, a city, a county, or another entity. Find your Florida construction related bond here.

Several financial and insurance professions require a surety bond, including public adjusters, credit service organizations, money transmitters, collection agencies, and more.

Motor vehicle dealers, excess size & weight permit holders, and mobile home dealers are among those who must hold a surety bond to do transportation related business in Florida.

In Florida, the Fuel Tax Bond, Sales and Use Tax Bond, Liquor/Alcohol Tax Bond, Tobacco Tax Bond and Fuel Tax are the tax-related bonds required.

Administrators/executors and conservators/guardians are often mandated to purchase a surety bond. Plaintiffs and defendants in court cases may also need a bond, depending on the scenario.

If you are a medicaid provider, run a nursing home or assisted living facility, or distribute wholesale prescription drugs, you'll likely need to be licensed and hold a surety bond in Florida.

There are several waste bond requirements from waste hauling to waste disposal which are regulated at a city or county level.

Whether dealing ag products, planting non-native species or selling hunting and fishing licenses, Florida will need a surety bond before you can conduct certain businesses.

ERISA, Employee Dishonesty, Janitorial Service, and Business Service Bonds offer financial protection to the business when it has sustained losses due to an employee's deceptive acts.

Florida notaries need to file a $7,500 Notary Bond to legally operate in the state.

Although most bonds fall under the above categories, some do not, including lottery retailers/vendors, consignment shops, travel agents, public officials, and more.

Common Surety Bonds

The following bonds are requested more than others at Jet. Get straight to the bond you need by selecting your it below.

A $25,000 Motor Vehicle Dealer Bond is required by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles for all licensed auto dealers.

If you are unable to provide proof of vehicle ownership, you may be required to obtain a Motor Vehicle Certificate of Title (Lost Title Bond).

Florida Public Adjusters need a $50,000 bond as part of their licensing and Jet has the lowest rates available.

If you are the designated Financially Responsible Officer (FRO) for a construction company, you must purchase and maintain a $100,000 Financially Responsible Officer Bond.

Notary Bond Application:

Business Information:

Indemnity Agreement:

I, the undersigned, hereby apply for a Dishonesty Bond also known as a Business Service Bond or Janitorial Service Bond (“bond”) to the Surety Company (“SURETY”) through Jet Insurance Company (“JET”), with whom I hereby grant the authority to act on my behalf with respect to the bond and assign as my Broker of Record, and declare that the statements herein are true and correct. In consideration of the SURETY issuing, renewing or substituting said bond(s), I, individually and as the owner or officer of the bonded entity, hereby understand and agree, as follows: (i) to reimburse, hold harmless, and indemnify SURETY upon demand for all loss, liability, claim, expense, including but not limited to attorneys’ fees, expert’s fees, investigative fees and claims handling fees, and any other cost which SURETY shall pay or incur in defense, adjustment, or settlement of such claims/suits by reason of such suretyship; (ii) that an itemized statement of loss and expenses by SURETY shall be indisputable proof of my liability to SURETY; (iii) coverage is subject to a $100 deductible; (iv) the employee must be convicted before coverage will apply (v) performance and any form of dispute resolution of this agreement shall take place in the county of SURETY's office of service; and (vi) a facsimile copy or electronically signed version of this agreement shall be binding as if it were an original. This agreement shall survive any changes in, substitute to or renewal of the bond(s).

Required Effect Date of Bond Policy:

Contact Information:

Employee Dishonesty Bond Application:

Business Information:

Business Description:

Coverage Requirements:

Indemnity Agreement:

I, the undersigned, hereby apply for a Dishonesty Bond also known as a Business Service Bond or Janitorial Service Bond (“bond”) to the Surety Company (“SURETY”) through Jet Insurance Company (“JET”), with whom I hereby grant the authority to act on my behalf with respect to the bond and assign as my Broker of Record, and declare that the statements herein are true and correct. In consideration of the SURETY issuing, renewing or substituting said bond(s), I, individually and as the owner or officer of the bonded entity, hereby understand and agree, as follows: (i) to reimburse, hold harmless, and indemnify SURETY upon demand for all loss, liability, claim, expense, including but not limited to attorneys’ fees, expert’s fees, investigative fees and claims handling fees, and any other cost which SURETY shall pay or incur in defense, adjustment, or settlement of such claims/suits by reason of such suretyship; (ii) that an itemized statement of loss and expenses by SURETY shall be indisputable proof of my liability to SURETY; (iii) coverage is subject to a $100 deductible; (iv) the employee must be convicted before coverage will apply (v) performance and any form of dispute resolution of this agreement shall take place in the county of SURETY's office of service; and (vi) a facsimile copy or electronically signed version of this agreement shall be binding as if it were an original. This agreement shall survive any changes in, substitute to or renewal of the bond(s).

Required Effect Date of Bond Policy:

Contact Information:

Contract Bond Application:

Business Information:

Owner Information:

Job Details:

Indemnity Agreement:

I, the undersigned, hereby apply for a Dishonesty Bond also known as a Business Service Bond or Janitorial Service Bond (“bond”) to the Surety Company (“SURETY”) through Jet Insurance Company (“JET”), with whom I hereby grant the authority to act on my behalf with respect to the bond and assign as my Broker of Record, and declare that the statements herein are true and correct. In consideration of the SURETY issuing, renewing or substituting said bond(s), I, individually and as the owner or officer of the bonded entity, hereby understand and agree, as follows: (i) to reimburse, hold harmless, and indemnify SURETY upon demand for all loss, liability, claim, expense, including but not limited to attorneys’ fees, expert’s fees, investigative fees and claims handling fees, and any other cost which SURETY shall pay or incur in defense, adjustment, or settlement of such claims/suits by reason of such suretyship; (ii) that an itemized statement of loss and expenses by SURETY shall be indisputable proof of my liability to SURETY; (iii) coverage is subject to a $100 deductible; (iv) the employee must be convicted before coverage will apply (v) performance and any form of dispute resolution of this agreement shall take place in the county of SURETY's office of service; and (vi) a facsimile copy or electronically signed version of this agreement shall be binding as if it were an original. This agreement shall survive any changes in, substitute to or renewal of the bond(s).

Required Effect Date of Bond Policy:

Contact Information:

Worker's Compensation Application:

Business Information:

Business Description:

Coverage Requirements

Indemnity Agreement:

I, the undersigned, hereby apply for a Dishonesty Bond also known as a Business Service Bond or Janitorial Service Bond (“bond”) to the Surety Company (“SURETY”) through Jet Insurance Company (“JET”), with whom I hereby grant the authority to act on my behalf with respect to the bond and assign as my Broker of Record, and declare that the statements herein are true and correct. In consideration of the SURETY issuing, renewing or substituting said bond(s), I, individually and as the owner or officer of the bonded entity, hereby understand and agree, as follows: (i) to reimburse, hold harmless, and indemnify SURETY upon demand for all loss, liability, claim, expense, including but not limited to attorneys’ fees, expert’s fees, investigative fees and claims handling fees, and any other cost which SURETY shall pay or incur in defense, adjustment, or settlement of such claims/suits by reason of such suretyship; (ii) that an itemized statement of loss and expenses by SURETY shall be indisputable proof of my liability to SURETY; (iii) coverage is subject to a $100 deductible; (iv) the employee must be convicted before coverage will apply (v) performance and any form of dispute resolution of this agreement shall take place in the county of SURETY's office of service; and (vi) a facsimile copy or electronically signed version of this agreement shall be binding as if it were an original. This agreement shall survive any changes in, substitute to or renewal of the bond(s).

Required Effect Date of Bond Policy:

Contact Information: