Baker County, Florida – Contractor License Bond

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Who needs a contractor license bond in Baker County?

If you need a contractor’s license to perform work in Baker County, Florida, you may be required to obtain a $5,000 contractor license bond. This requirement is specific to Baker County. You may also need to fulfill the statewide bonding requirement for Florida contractors to work in the state legally. 

Your surety bond must be submitted to the Baker County Construction Trades Qualifying Board through the mailing address below:

  • Baker County
  • Construction Trades Qualifying Board
  • 55 N 3rd St
  • Macclenny, FL 32063

If you apply with ZipBonds, we will file this for you. Call us at (888) 435-4191 to get bonded as quickly as possible!

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How does a Baker County contractor bond work?

To become licensed, you must agree to follow all applicable license and permit regulations according to the Baker County, FL Municipal Code. If you violate one or more of the requirements listed in the Code or your construction contract terms, someone may file a claim against your surety bond. 

In the surety contract, Baker County serves as the obligee. The bonded contractor is the principal, and the surety is the financial institution that agrees to back the bond in case of claims. If someone files a claim against your bond, your surety may initially cover the costs for you. You must later repay them in full – up to the total bond amount.

You must renew this bond annually on September 30th for multi-year projects to avoid any gaps in coverage.

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