The Iowa License Surety Bond is required by the Iowa Department of Public Safety. for those who wish to be licensed as a Private Investigative Agency, Private Security Agency or Bail Enforcement Agency. The administrative rules regulate the operation of private investigative and security businesses in Iowa.
If one license is requested, the bond amount is $5,000. If an applicant is requesting that more than one type of business is licensed, the bond amount is $10,000.
Surety1 has access to the best surety markets. We will get you bonded quickly and at a competitive price.
What are the other requirements that must be completed before licensing?
- A Completed application form (PD1). Please take note that it must be completed by each individual, partner, association member or corporation.
- Two fingerprint cards.
- Two color photos.
- Payment of all application fees. $100 for each license; $30 for each set of fingerprint cards; $10 for an identification card.
- Proof of financial responsibility (liability insurance).
- Pictures of all uniforms, badges, hats, and patches must be submitted for approval.
Where can I get an Iowa License Surety Bond?
Surety1 can get this bond approved right away. Simply complete our easy to navigate, on-line, free application form. One of our surety agents will contact you back with a no-obligation quote for the bond premium. If you wish to proceed, we would collect payment, have any necessary paperwork signed and mail you the surety bond. We use USPS Priority mail. You may also choose to receive it via overnight delivery for an additional cost.
Surety1 has been issuing bonds since 2003 and we are licensed in all 50 states. We understand the need for an easy, reliable bonding process. We maintain an A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau.
CLICK HERE to read about the private investigative/private security/bail enforcement agency program from the IA Department of Public Safety