Grandview Heights, OH – Contractor Registration Bond

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Who needs a contractor registration bond in Grandview Heights, Ohio?

All contractors in Grandview Heights, Ohio, must post a $5,000 surety bond. Additional requirements are as follows:

  • Register with the county.
  • Pay the $60 registration fee.
  • Provide proof of insurance with the City of Grandview Heights listed as the certificate holder.
  • Provide proof of workers’ compensation.
  • Give proof of having a valid and up-to-date license issued by the City of Columbus, State of Ohio, or any other municipality in Franklin County, Ohio.
  • Most contractors must acquire a permit (see Section 1325.01 of the municipal code).

For complete registration requirements, see Section 1325.02 of the municipal code.

Need to purchase or renew your bond ASAP? Give us a call at (888) 435-4191, and we’ll help you get bonded in a zip! You can also see our page on contractor license bonds in Ohio for state-specific information.

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How do contractor license bonds work?

A contractor license bond ensures that contractors fulfill all obligations to clients. The contractor signing the bond agreement also promises to abide by all applicable standards and regulations of the obligee (City of Grandview Heights). 

Clients can file a claim on the bond if a contractor’s work doesn’t follow the bond agreement completely. The surety will initially pay an approved claim, but the contractor is ultimately responsible for paying back the claim over time. 

To obtain your bond, you must pay a premium, a small percentage of the penal sum. ZipBonds can often issue these bonds immediately, with premiums starting at just $100.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Grandview Heights bond expires on December 31 each year and must be renewed to remain active. Ensure your bond, permit, and license (if applicable) stay up to date to stay in good standing.

Often, a single license bond is all you’ll need to work in a municipality. However, if you work in multiple trades, you may need a separate bond for each trade.

Apply for Your Contractor Bond in Grandview Heights, OH

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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