The Illinois Plumbing Contractor Surety Bond is required by the Illinois Department of Public Health. The bond is required to be in the amount of $20,000 and has a mandatory expiration date of 9/30 each year. This bond ensures that the plumbing contractor will provide corrections on all non-complying plumbing work as well as follow the Illinois Statutes, section 894.20. Surety1 can get this bond for you within 24 hours of receiving your application.
A plumbing contractor is any licensed plumber or apprentice plumber who performs work for another person. It is mandatory that all plumbing contractors register with the state and pay an annual fee.
What are the requirements for registering as a plumbing contractor in Illinois?
All applicants must submit a Plumbing Contractor Application for Registration Form to the Illinois Department of Health. The form must be accompanied by the following attachments:
- A legible copy of a valid plumbing license for the person listed as the Plumber of Record. This license must be valid at least 60 days after the registration is issued.
- Payment of $150 for the registration fee.
- Certificate of Insurance – $100,000 general liability, $300,000 bodily injury. $50,000 property damage and $500,000 workers compensation.
- A surety bond in the amount of $20,000 issued by a company licensed to do business in the state.
Where can I get an Illinois Plumbing Contractor Surety Bond?
If you choose Surety1, we can have your application for a surety bond approved within just one business day. All we need is a completed online application form.
Just submit the form and wait for a call from one of our agents who will give you a free quote for the bond. Once you pay the premium and sign the agreement, we will send the surety bond via USPS Priority Mail.
You can be assured of a fast and friendly service as we continue to maintain an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau. Surety1 is licensed to do business in all 50 states.