Louisiana – Ascension Parish Contractor Bond
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The Department of Planning and Development for the Parish of Ascension requires contractors to:
- Pay a contractor fee;
- Have a certificate of insurance liability;
- Have a state license;
- Provide a sales tax registration certificate;
and provide a surety bond in the amount of $5,000. Meeting the surety bond requirement takes about 5 minutes. Our agency will provide you with a copy of your surety bond right after its purchase.
The bond’s obligee is likely:
Parish of Ascension
P.O. Box 1659
Gonzales, LA 70707-1659
However, you’ll want to verify that the above address is the current one.
Qualifying and the Premium
To qualify for the Ascension Parish contractor bond, you will need to complete a surety bond application, which can be taken over the phone by one of our agents, and pay the premium of $100.
Thereafter, the bond is issued to you immediately.
Please note: There is no credit check nor underwriting inquiry involved with this bond.
Once purchased, a copy of the bond can be emailed to you. The original copy — which you will sign as Principal and file with the Parish— will be mailed to you by the following business day.
Additional Premium Payment Options
Because the Ascension Parish contractor bond renews annually, you may also wish to prepay this bond for 2 or 3 years. Besides increasing the intervals between renewals, prepayment of the premium allows you a savings over year to year renewal of the bond’s premium
The breakdown for premium amounts are as follows:
- If prepaid for 2 years, the premium is $180, a $20 savings;
- If prepaid for 3 years, the premium is $260, a $40 savings.
Purpose of Your Surety Bond Requirements
The purpose of this license and permit surety bond is to serve as a financial guarantee for the people of Ascension Parish that you will be in compliance with all rules and regulations governing your contracting profession.
AmeriPro Surety Bonds is a surety bonds-only agency. We provide license and permit bonds throughout Louisiana. Our agency also provides surety bonds nationwide. Please call us today at:
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