In order for plumbers to lawfully work anywhere in Talbot County, Maryland, they must first be licensed by the county and furnish the county with the appropriate surety bond.
Both the Talbot County Department of Public Works and the Talbot County Health Department regulate the activities of plumber professionals.
The bond amount is required of persons and companies who perform plumbing work in Talbot County; however, it is not required of those who work under the license of someone who is both licensed and bonded.
The Talbot County plumbers bond is a $10,000 surety bond. The requirement is mandated by the § 112-5, Chapter 112 of the County's statutes. The County has the discretion to require an additional bond or an additional amount.
Obtaining a Talbot County plumber bond is very easy. The bond is an instant issue.
This means that after completion of a standard application (essentially, your name, business entity, address and phone number); and payment of the premium, $100, the bond is issued to you immediately.
An email copy of the bond can be sent to immediately after issuance, and the mailed original copy of the bond will be sent to you by the same or the following business day.
Additional Pricing Options
For those who choose to do so, the Talbot County plumber bond can be prepaid for 2 or 3 years. This offers you a savings over year to year renewal of the bond premium.
Pricing is as follows:
The purpose of the plumber surety bond is to ensure your compliance with all laws and regulations involved in the process of plumbing within Talbot County.
The bond protects the County against damages caused by a plumber.
As principal for this bond, you would be responsible to indemnify the surety for all costs and claims paid against your bond.
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