Ohio – Grove City Contractor Registration Bond

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Who needs a contractor registration bond in Grove City, Ohio?

The following contractors working in Grove City must post a $15,000 surety bond:

  • General contractors
  • Concrete forming, placing, and finishing contractors
  • Medical gas contractors
  • Swimming pool contractors
  • Sewer contractors

The following contractors must fulfill the bonding requirement and provide a copy of their State of Ohio license:

  • All fire contractors
  • Demolition contractors
  • Electric contractors
  • HVAC contractors
  • Plumbing contractors
  • Hydronics contractors
  • Refrigeration contractors 

Additional requirements for contractors include:

  • Registering with Grove City
  • Paying a $100 registration fee
  • Providing a certificate of insurance with minimum $300,000 liability
  • Providing tax information through the RITA tax form
  • If you aren’t providing a State of Ohio license, you must provide a Columbus license or pass the Grove City-approved test.

The registration, bond, and tax forms, along with a complete list of contractor requirements, are included in the contractor registration packet

Need help with any part of the bonding process? Call ZipBonds at (888) 435-4191 to speak with an agent. You can also check out our page on contractor license bonds in Ohio for state-specific information.

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How does a contractor registration bond work?

A contractor license bond ensures that contractors fulfill their work obligations to clients. By signing the bond, contractors guarantee they will follow all standards and regulations set by the obligee (Grove City). 

Clients can file a claim if a contractor’s work fails to meet the terms of the agreement. Then the surety will cover costs to settle the claim upfront. However, contractors are always responsible for paying the surety back in full.

ZipBonds offers contractor license bond premiums starting as low as $100. We don’t require a credit check for these bonds and can often approve and issue them instantly.

Frequently Asked Questions

Bond terms typically last one year and require annual renewal. Your renewal date will be listed on your bond form. 

If you work in multiple trades, you may need a separate bond for each. Carefully review Grove City’s contractor registration packet to ensure compliance.

Apply for Your Contractor Bond in Grove City, OH

ZipBonds gives you the fastest and most secure option for getting bonded. We can issue many contractor license bonds instantly – for as little as $100 per year. 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.