Who needs a contractor license bond in Oakland County, Michigan?
The Board of County Road Commissioners in Oakland County, Michigan, requires right-of-way contractors to post a surety bond. The bond amount is set on a case-by-case basis by the Board. You can find the complete right-of-way permit application here.
Need help with the details? Give us a call at (888) 435-4191 and we’ll be more than happy to assist you. You can also see our page on contractor license bonds in Michigan for state-specific information.
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How does a contractor license bond work?
A contractor license bond protects clients from damages due to faulty contractor work. The bond guarantees that contractors meet all applicable regulations and codes of the obligee (Oakland County). If the contractor fails to follow the bond agreement in any way, clients can file a claim for compensation.
You’ll pay a premium to obtain your contractor bond in Oakland County. ZipBonds can often issue bonds quickly – at a typical rate of $100.
Frequently Asked Questions
You can typically avoid claims by working professionally and communicating well with clients. Try to answer any client complaints promptly and to the client’s satisfaction. Unanswered complaints can turn into claims, so handling complaints quickly and effectively is the best course of action.
Yes – we don’t need to run a credit check for this bond.
Apply for Your Contractor Bond in Oakland County, MI
ZipBonds offers the fastest and most secure option for getting bonded. Our all-digital platform is intuitive and straightforward. Apply online, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 888.435.4191 to speak with an agent directly.
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.