The Georgia Private Detective & Security Agencies Bond is required by the Georgia Board of Private Detectives and Security Agencies (GBPDSA) in the amount of $25,000.
What are the requirements in order to legally operate a Private Detective and Security Agency in Georgia?
In order to obtain a Private Detective and Security Agency license in Georgia, the agency and all detectives or security agents within the agency, must meet the following requirements:
- Submit an application with the GBPDSA
- Pass the required examination
- Submit any appropriate forms such as a Weapon Permit Application
- Pay the required fees (these will vary depending on the agency type and number of agents)
- Submit a Georgia Private Detective & Security Agencies Bond in the amount of $25,000
- Meet the specified experience requirements
More information about these specific requirements and processes can be found on the state of Georgia website.
What is the purpose of a Georgia Private Detective & Security Agencies Bond?
This bond is required to ensure the licensee operates in accordance with the laws governing the acts of Private Detective and Security Agencies in Georgia. If the licensee fails to operate lawfully or ethically, a claim can be made on their surety bond. If settled, the surety company (the company that issues the bond) will pay out the claim, however the bond principal (the licensee) will have to repay the surety company for these losses.
Where can I get a Georgia Private Detective & Security Agencies Bond?
To get this bond, just submit our online application! The application is free and will only take about 5 minutes. One of our licensed agents will use your application to find you the lowest quote possible from one of the dozen “A” rated surety markets that we work with. You will receive this no-obligation quote within one business day of submitting your application. If you choose to move forward after hearing the quote, we will have you remit the payment and sign any necessary paperwork. Your Georgia Private Detective & Security Agencies Bond will be shipped to you via tracked USPS shipping. Overnight shipping options are also available for a small fee.
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