Texas – Houston Sign Construction Bond
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Licensing of Sign Constructions Businesses; Purpose of the Surety Bond
In Houston, Texas, if your signage construction or erection is:
- beyond the curb line;
- Or on or above public property;
then you are required to obtain a $25,000 surety bond as a condition of being able to erect the signage.
The surety bond requirement is to protect the city from any loss or harm which may occur as a result of any damage or harm caused by the erection of the sign.
Qualifying and the Premium
There is no pre-qualifying for the $25,000 Houston sign construction bond; you are automatically approved. The premium is 1%, $250 annually, and there is no credit check.
Obtaining your bond is easy.
When you call us, you’ll tell us the name that should be placed on your bond. This name should match any other paperwork that you’ll be filing with the city of Houston.
After providing us with other contact information, including your email address, and payment of the $250 premium, our agency issues this bond to you immediately.
Upon receipt of your original surety bond and Power of Attorney form, you’ll sign your bond as Principal and file all documents received to:
Sign Administrator, City of Houston
Planning & Development
P.O. Box 61187
Houston, TX 77208
The premium associated with your bond is active for one year.
Premium Prepayment Options
Besides the standard one year premium payment, you also have the option to prepay your sign construction bond premium up to 3 years. Doing so lengthens the time between renewals while offering you a savings.
The premium prepayment option and savings are as follows:
- If prepaid for 2 years, the premium is $450, a $50 savings;
- If prepaid for 3 years, the premium is $650, a $100 savings.
AmeriPro Surety Bonds is a surety bonds-only agency. We provide license and permit, court, and probate surety bonds in Texas and all 50 states.
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