2022 Update: We are no longer offering any contractor-related surety bonds for the city of East Cleveland, Ohio.
Contractors who work in East Cleveland, Ohio, must complete a registration form, and pay the registration fee.
As a contractor in the city, you are also required to furnish East Cleveland with a $10,000 contractor surety bond.
You are automatically approved for the $10,000 East Cleveland contractor surety bond. There is no credit check and the premium is just $100, annually. Additionally, your bond may be prepaid up to 3 years for $180, at two years, and $260 at 3 years.
When you call us, we'll ask you for the name as it should appear on your bond, along with your address and phone number. Upon receipt of your bond, you'll sign it as Principal and file it to:
City of East Cleveland
14340 Euclid Avenue
East Cleveland, OH, 44112
Phone Number: 216-681-5020
The following list is not all-inclusive, but the requirement to purchase a contractor bond to work in the city of East Cleveland is rather extensive.
If you think that you are required to purchase an East Cleveland contractor bond--- it’s likely that you are.
Among those required to purchase this surety bond are:
The purpose of the East Cleveland contractor bond is a financial guarantee in favor of the city of East Cleveland, that all contracting work will be completed according to local, state, and any applicable federal statutes.
The surety bond’s protection for the city of East Cleveland extends also those whom you employee---whether they are employees or subcontractors whom you hire.
The bond protects East Cleveland and its residents from the failure to complete or begin work for which one was hired; and the failure to perform which is up to standard.
But the bond is not an insurance policy.
Should a claim be paid against your bond to the city or a resident thereof, it is your legal obligation to reimburse the city in full for all costs and fees associated with the payment of the claim.
AmeriPro Surety Bonds is a surety bonds-only agency which provides contractor surety bonds throughout Ohio.
We provide contractor bonds for each city and municipality where this is required.
Our agency also provides license and permit, fiduciary, and court bonds in Ohio and nationwide.
Please contact us today by calling us or completing the form and we will call you.