The Florida Household Moving Services Performance Bond is required by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services for intrastate movers that operate less than two trucks. The required bond amount is $25,000. The bond is in place for any consumer who is injured as a result of the Principal’s fraud, misrepresentation, breach of contract, misfeasance, malfeasance, financial failure, or any violation of Chapter 507, Florida Statutes, Household Moving Services.
In order to operate as an intrastate moving company your business must supply to the FDACS a certificate of insurance showing the following coverage:
Per the FDACS, you must register as a mover or moving broker every two years. There is a $300 fee per mover, per year ($600 when registering for the two year period). You can find more information regarding this registration process on the FDACS website.
To obtain a Florida Household Moving Services Performance 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).
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