The New York Private Investigator Bond is required by the State of New York in the amount of $10,000. The bond ensures that the bondholder will follow Article 7 of the General Business Law rules and regulations.
Who needs the Private Investigator Bond?
Individuals applying for a private investigator license with the State of New York. The Private Investigator Bond is one of the licensing requirements.
A private investigator is hired by any person(s) to obtain information. Information relating to the identity, habits, conduct, movements, whereabouts, affiliations, associations, transactions, reputation, or character of any person or group of persons. In addition, they investigate the credibility of witnesses, look for missing persons and locate or recover stolen property.
What are other licensing requirements?
Individuals must complete the application form and sign the DMV Informed Consent section. Proof of electronic fingerprinting and the original Passed Examination slip must be submitted. The slip should not be more than two years old. Lastly, applicants must submit payment of the application fee.
Where can I get a New York Private Investigator Bond?
Surety1 can get you a free, no obligation quote FAST. Start the process by completing our easy to navigate, free online application form. After that, one of our friendly surety agents will contact you with a no-obligation quote. When you are ready to proceed we will collect the premium payment and have you sign the agreement. Next, your New York Private Investigator bond will be mailed out to you. You have the option of USPS Priority Mail or Overnight shipping, for an additional fee.
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