Minnesota Pipe Laying Surety Bond
Is a $25,000 bond that renews in January of even numbered years. The bond require of any contractor that performs building sewer or water service installation. The bond is required by the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry (DLI) or the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA). This bond requirement IS NOT the plumbing contractor’s bond required of anyone contracting to do plumbing work. If that is the one you need, click here.
Minnesota Pipe Laying Surety Bond is required of Contractors who install building water and sewer piping, are required to maintain a pipe-laying bond with DLI. If you are a contractor that does install subsurface sewage treatment systems (SSTS), you are licensed by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA). In this case you would turn in your bond to the MPCA, not the DLI. While it is the same bond form, it is important you turn the bond in to the correct licensing department.
All private businesses in Minnesota that design, install, repair, maintain, operate, or inspect septic systems must be licensed with the MPCA. Local and state government employees do not require a license, but must obtain individual certification in the specialty area(s) applicable to their work. Local units of government cannot require additional local licenses for septic system professionals in Minnesota. Contractors that install building water and sewer piping must be licensed by the DLI.
Surety1 can get you this bond for a 2 year premium of $219.00. The bond will have a common expiration date of December 31, 2020, regardless if it is filed with the DLI or the MPCA. In most cases credit will not be an underwriting consideration for this surety bond. Surety1 has been providing Minnesota surety bonds since 2003. We offer an easy to use, online application. In Most cases you can apply today and have your bond tomorrow!*
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