The South Carolina Employment Agency Bond is required by the Secretary of State, in the amount of $3,000. The bond states that the bondholder shall comply with the State’s Provision of Act 107 of 1981. In addition, they shall pay all sums due to any individual when the bondholder has received such sums. They shall also pay all damage to any person by reason of misstatement, misrepresentation, fraud, deceit or any unlawful acts.
Who needs a South Carolina Employment Agency Bond?
An Employment Agency provides information on employment opportunities for a fee. They procure employment for applicants. Any, they procure applicants for employers seeking applicants. The Employment Agency bond is one of the licensing requirements. All must be licensed by the Secretary of State.
What are other licensing requirements?
Aside from the bond, applicants must submit the following:
- A completed initial application form
- Verification of an announcement of public notice in the newspaper with the largest circulation in the county
- Certification that all requirements have been met
- Payment of $200 for the application fee and $100 for the license fee
Where can I get a South Carolina Employment Agency Bond?
At Surety1, we make things easy for you. Start the process by completing our easy-to-navigate, free online application form. After that, one of our surety agents will contact you with a no-obligation quote for the bond premium. Once you decide to move forward with us, you just need to pay the bond premium and sign the agreement. Next, your South Carolina Employment Agency Bond will be mailed to you by USPS Priority Mail. Overnight is available for an additional fee.
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