The City of Jacksonville, Florida requires a Surety Bond, also known as a Florida Sign Bond – City of Jacksonville, for any property owner applying for a sign permit for a sign larger than thirty-two (32) square feet in area, eight (8) feet in height, or sign that is illuminated.
When is a Florida Sign Bond needed?
The City of Jacksonville, Florida defines a sign as any structure or device placed, erected, constructed or maintained on or in the ground, on or outside a building or on a window, in order to advertise, display, direct, inform or attract attention. Whatever sign you want to put up, whether it is freestanding or building wall signs, you will need to get a permit from the Building Inspection Division of the City. Note that you can only obtain a sign permit if you are the property owner or a licensed and registered contractor unless given written permission by said property owner or contractor.
In order to obtain this permit, if the sign is larger than thirty-two (32) square feet in area, eight (8) feet in height, or illuminated, the applicant must supply this $5,000 Florida Sign Bond – City of Jacksonville.
Please note the cost to obtain this bond will only be a small percentage of the ($5,000) bond amount. Apply with Surety1 to get a free, no-obligation quote for cost to obtain this bond!
More information about the City of Jacksonville, Florida’s sign regulations can be found on the City of Jacksonville website.
How can I get a Florida Sign Bond – City of Jacksonville?
In order to obtain this bond, simply fill out our free online application! One of our licensed agents will contact you within one business day with a quote for the price to obtain your bond (the “premium”). If you choose to move forward after receiving your quote, we will have you sign any necessary paperwork and remit the premium payment, at which time we will ship your Florida Sign Bond – City of Jacksonville to you via USPS Priority Mail (with overnight shipping options also available).
Why choose Surety1?
At Surety1, our agents work with over a dozen “A” rated surety markets to ensure we are finding you the lowest price for your bond. We’ve been issuing surety bonds since 2003 and our quality, reliable service has led us to an A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau! Licensed in all 50 states.