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Pest Control – Tennessee
Tennessee pest control companies and licensees are statutorily regulated by TAPA — the Tennessee Application of Pesticides Act.
The state’s Department of Agriculture administers licensing of pest control companies. As part of the licensing process, one to two surety bonds categories is required.
AmeriPro Surety Bonds offers both surety bonds as a new or renewal surety bond.
Tennessee Pest Control Bond: Amount of Surety Bond Required
The basic Tennessee pest control bond is a $10,000 surety bond.
If, however, your newly licensed company holds licensing as a
- BDC (Bird Control)
- FUM (Fumigation – structural);
- GRC (General Pest and Rodent Control);
- WDO (Wood Destroying Organism);
then a $50,000 surety bond is required.
Premium Amount for this Surety Bond
The premium for the Tennessee pest control bond will be determined by which surety bond amount you purchase and information provided on a surety bond application.
As a general rule, well-qualified applicants may pay between 1-2% annually for this bond; however, the amount that you will be required to pay can vary somewhat based upon the above factors.
A credit inquiry is also a factor in determining the pricing for this surety bond.
The Purpose of this Surety Bond
The purpose the Tennessee pest control bond, regardless of which one purchased, is to serve as a financial guarantee which ensures your compliance with all laws and statutes regarding pest removal in the state.
The bond protects the consumer from any failure to follow such laws, the result of which is some harm.
As principal of this surety bond, you are responsible for all costs and fees associated with any claims against your bond.
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