Cairo, GA Contractor License Bond

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Who needs a contractor license bond in Cairo, Georgia?

The City of Cairo, GA, requires a $1,000 contractor license bond for gas fitters looking to operate within the city. If you’re not sure if this bond requirement applies to you, you can contact the Cairo City Clerk for more information:

  • 119 North Broad Street
  • Cairo, GA 39828
  • Phone: (229) 377-1722

The city bond requirement is in addition to the state requirement, which stipulates that all general and residential contractors in Georgia must acquire a valid license and contractor bond. Check out our page on contractor license bonds in Georgia for more information.

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How does a contractor license bond work?

Contractor license bonds ensure that contractors meet all applicable regulations and codes their obligee (City of Cairo) sets. The bond is a safeguard for the contractor’s clients. 

The contractor acts as the principal in the bond contract. The bond guarantees a client compensation if the contractor breaks licensing and permit laws that result in damages. The surety may cover any costs to settle a bond claim upfront, but the contractor is ultimately responsible for paying back the surety over time.

Contractors don’t need to pay the full bond amount to acquire this bond. Instead, they will pay a premium, a small percentage of the bond amount. ZipBonds can issue these bonds quickly for just $100.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can avoid claims against your bond in several ways: always acting professionally, completing your work in a timely and law-abiding fashion, and answering any customer complaints before they become claims. If you can rectify complaints quickly, it can be much less costly for you in both time and money.

Contractor license bonds are quickly issued and don’t require credit checks for approval. Apply with ZipBonds to get your bond today.

Apply for Your Contractor Bond in Cairo, GA

ZipBonds offers the fastest and most secure option for getting bonded. Our all-digital platform is intuitive and straightforward. Apply online, email or call 888.435.4191 to speak with an agent directly.



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