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Tennessee Contractor License or Permit Bond

Tennessee Contractor License or Permit Bond

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Who Requires the Contractor License or Permit Bond and Why Is It Needed?

Builder. Contractor License Bond for licensed contractors to ensure compliance with state or local regulations and statutes.

Tennessee contractors must furnish surety bonds as required by several state and local municipal authorities. The bonds ensure ethical business practices and compliance with building codes and other applicable regulations. Among others, bonds are commonly requested for home improvement contractors and those engaged in right of way, certain trades or permit work in the city of Nashville or Davidson county. 

The following cities and counties have also put in place bond requirements for certain contractors; Elizabethton, Gallatin, Hamilton, Hendersonville, Johnson City, Knoxville, Knox, Memphis, Shelby, Morristown, Nashville, Davidson, Nolenville, and Spring Hill. When requesting a quote for these bonds, don't worry if you do not see the specific bond you need in the table below. Simply select "Contractor License Bond - Other City, County or Local Requirement". You will have the opportunity to write-in the specific bond needed and our bond specialist will quickly locate it in our inventory.

How Much Will My Surety Bond Cost?

Some Tennessee Contractor License or Permit Bonds are offered completely online without a credit check or any paperwork. Surety Bonds Direct has access to the lowest bond prices available in the market for applicants with good credit and bad credit.

It only takes a couple minutes to provide us with the information required for a free, no-obligation quote. Or if you prefer, call 1‐800‐608‐9950 to speak with one of our friendly bond experts. We can help guide you through the bonding process and identify the lowest cost in the market for your situation.

If you are interested in spreading out the cost of your bond over time, we can offer convenient financing plans for many types of surety bonds. More information will be provided with your quote.

List of Tennessee surety bonds.

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