Louisville Contractor License Bond

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Who needs a contractor bond in Louisville, Kentucky?

The City of Louisville requires a $10,000 bond from Wrecking “A” contractors and a $25,000 bond from Wrecking “B” contractors. Wrecking “A” contractors are designated for:

  • The wrecking of structures less than 35 feet tall or
  • Two stories or
  • Less than 3,000 square feet

Wrecking “B” contractors are designated for the wrecking of structures that do not meet the requirements of “A” contractors above. You can review complete information on these contractor types and other conditions on the city website

Need help? Give ZipBonds a call at (888) 435-4191. We’ll be happy to help identify your bonding needs or walk you through the correct application process. You can also visit our Contractor License Bonds in Kentucky page for state-specific information.

Get Your Louisville Contractor License Bond:

How does a contractor license bond work?

A contractor license bond guarantees that contractors meet all applicable regulations and codes of the obligee (the City of Louisville). If they break their bond agreement, the party that suffers damages can file a claim to receive compensation.

To get your Louisville contractor bond, you’ll pay a small premium. ZipBonds often issues these bonds instantly – for as low as $100.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can often avoid claims by working professionally and finishing jobs on time. In addition, try to address client complaints as quickly as possible and resolve them to your client’s satisfaction. Being proactive is one of the best ways to avoid costly claims.

Absolutely. We don’t even need to pull your credit for this particular bond. Contractors can get their license bonds for as low as $100, regardless of credit score.

Apply for Your Contractor Bond in Louisville, KY

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


About ZipBonds.com

Founders Ryan Swalve and Zach Mefferd formed the vision for ZipBonds.com when they realized how overly complicated it was to help clients place surety. The frustration of being unable to incorporate the technology they’d used in other insurance-focused projects left them thinking “there has to be a better way.”

Fast forward a couple of years, and that better way is the impetus of everything we do at ZipBonds. We constantly look for innovative ways to improve the bonding process for our clients and agents. Our team comprises individuals who understand all angles of surety – for companies, agencies, and individuals. Incorporating everyone’s point of view to improve the process while simultaneously integrating cutting-edge technology is what sets our business apart.