The Texas Insurance Agency Bond is required by the Texas Department of Insurance for all those looking to obtain a Texas insurance license. The Department of Insurance requires that the Texas Insurance Agency Bond be in an amount not less than $25,000. The bond states that the bond holder shall discharge losses that result from any final judgment recovered against the bond holder by any customer. The money from this bond is payable to the Texas Department of Insurance for the use and benefit of any customer.
All applicants must be at least 18 years old. They must submit a completed application form, along with payment of $50 for the license fee. They must also satisfy the fingerprint requirements by providing a copy of a fingerprint receipt from IdentoGo proving that they have submitted their fingerprints to the Texas Department of Public Safety. For nonresident applicants with no current insurance license, they must additionally submit their criminal history records. Corporations, etc must provide a copy of their Charter, Certificate of Formation or registration.
Complete our easy to navigate online application. Within one business day, one of our licensed agents will contact you with a no-obligation quote for your bond (the “premium”). Once any necessary paperwork is signed and the premium payment is processed, your surety bond will be shipped to you via USPS Priority Mail (overnight shipping options also available).
The surety bond experts at Surety1 are here to help you get bonded quickly and reliably. We work with over a dozen “A” rated surety markets to ensure we find you the lowest rate for your bond. We are also licensed in all 50 states and maintain an A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau.