Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County On-Site Sewage Management Systems Contractor Bond

Businesses are required to file a bond with the Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County (the "Obligee") to activate their license. The bond protects the Obligee by transferring to a surety bond company the cost of ensuring the public is compensated for damages resulting from a licensed business breaking licensing laws.

On-Site Sewage Management Systems Contractor Bond

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How much does the Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County On-Site Sewage Management Systems Contractor bond cost?

Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County On-Site Sewage Management Systems Contractor bonds cost 0.5% of the bond amount.

Is a Credit Check Required for Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County On-Site Sewage Management Systems Contractor Bonds?

Credit checks are not required for the Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County On-Site Sewage Management Systems Contractor bond.

Why is the Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County On-Site Sewage Management Systems Contractor bond required?

Businesses are required to purchase and file a bond with the Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County to activate their license. The bond protects the Obligee by transferring to a surety bond company the cost of ensuring the public is compensated for damages resulting from the failure of a licensed business complying with the provisions of licensing laws.

How does the Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County On-Site Sewage Management Systems Contractor bond work?

Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County On-Site Sewage Management Systems Contractor bonds must be issued by an insurance carrier admitted by the GA Department of Insurance. The insurance company issuing any surety bond, such as the Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County On-Site Sewage Management Systems Contractor bond, will also be referred to as the “surety company” or the “bond company”. The business is referred to as the Principal, the surety bond company as the Obligor and the Georgia Department of Human Services Gwinnett County as the Obligee.

The surety company provides the Obligee a guarantee (the surety bond) that the customers, vendors and employees of a licensed business will receive payment for financial damages due to a violation of licensing law up the bond amount stated on the bond form (“penal sum”). The bond company also directly receives claims from the public and determines the validity of claims. Ultimately, the licensed business owners are responsible for their actions and required by law to reimburse the surety company for any payments made under the bond or face indefinite license suspension.