The Florida Game Promotion Surety Bond is required by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services for game promotions with prizes valued at $5,000 or more. Surety1 can issue this bond in as little as one business day!
What are the requirements in order to be in the business of game promotions in the state of Florida?
A game promotion is defined as a contest, game of chance, sweepstakes or gift enterprise conducted by an operator within or throughout the state and other states in connection with the sale of consumer products and where there are chances of getting a prize. The Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services requires that all game promotions with prizes higher than $5,000, even those based on other states but conducted in Florida and open to Florida residents, should file with the department seven days before the start of the promotions.
In order to register as a Game Promoter in Florida, you must submit the following requirements to the FDACS:
- A completed application
- Financial Security in the form of either a trust account or a Florida Game Promotion Surety Bond in the amount of $15,000
- Rules and Regulations
- $100 filing fee
You can read more about the registration process on the FDACS website.
Where can I get a Florida Game Promotion Surety Bond?
To obtain a Florida Game Promotion Surety Bond, all you need to do is take a few minutes to fill out our free online application! Within one business day one of our licensed agents will contact you with a no-obligation quote for the price to obtain your bond (the “premium”). Once any necessary paperwork is signed and the premium payment is processed, your surety bond will be shipped to you via USPS Priority Mail (overnight shipping options also available).
The surety bonding experts at Surety1 are here to help you get bonded quickly and reliably. We work with over a dozen “A” rated surety markets to ensure we find you the lowest rate for your bond. We are also licensed in all 50 states and maintain an A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau.