$3,000 Mt. Olympus Improvement District Excavation (Performance Bond Lateral) Bond

Businesses are required to file a $3,000 bond with the Mt. Olympus Improvement District (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.

Excavation (Performance Bond Lateral) Bond

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How much does the Mt. Olympus Improvement District Excavation (Performance Bond Lateral) bond cost?

Mt. Olympus Improvement District Excavation (Performance Bond Lateral) bonds cost $100.

Is a Credit Check Required for Mt. Olympus Improvement District Excavation (Performance Bond Lateral) Bonds?

Credit checks are not required for the Mt. Olympus Improvement District Excavation (Performance Bond Lateral) bond.

Why is the Mt. Olympus Improvement District Excavation (Performance Bond Lateral) bond required?

Businesses are required to purchase and file a $3,000 bond with the Mt. Olympus Improvement District 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 Mt. Olympus Improvement District Excavation (Performance Bond Lateral) bond work?

Mt. Olympus Improvement District Excavation (Performance Bond Lateral) bonds must be issued by an insurance carrier admitted by the UT Department of Insurance. The insurance company issuing any surety bond, such as the Mt. Olympus Improvement District Excavation (Performance Bond Lateral) 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 Mt. Olympus Improvement District 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.