Surety Bonds for Waste, Water & Septic

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Improper Sewage Treatment Can Be a Big, Smelly Deal

Restrooms are a necessity of life, whether it’s in your home, at work, or even a port-a-potty at a big event. All that waste needs to go somewhere, and if you don’t have a properly working sewage system, it can be a big, smelly deal.

When you need a septic professional, you don’t want to mess around. This is a job you want done right the first time by someone who knows what they are doing.

Thank goodness for septic service providers — the guys who design, install, repair, maintain, operate and inspect septic systems, plus those who maintain portable toilets … what would we do without them?

Many states and counties want a guarantee that these licensed professionals will comply with the laws and regulations, which include keeping the environment safe and clean. They may require a surety bond for this purpose.

Each state or county has different licensing requirements and different bonding amounts.

Examples of state bond amounts:


Onsite Wastewater Board Bond

$15,000: Basic Installer, Manufacturer, Pumper, Portable Restroom.

$30,000: advanced level I License, advanced level II License


Business License Surety Bond: Maintain Septic Tanks, cesspools or seepage pits $2000


Subsurface Sewage Treatment System

Basic design $10,000

Advanced design $25,000

Inspection $10,000

Advanced inspection $25,000

Installation $10,000

Maintenance $10,000

Service provider $10,000

North Carolina

Water/Wastewater Bond $10,000


Sewage Treatment Systems Service Provider Bond $15,000 or $25,000

Sewage Treatment Systems Installer Bond $25,000, $40,000 or equal to system cost

Sewage Treatment Systems Septage Hauler Bond $25,000


Sewage Disposal Service Installer or combined Installer/Pumper Bond $15,000

Sewage Disposal Service Pumper Only Bond $5,000


Septic Tank and Overflow Contractor $40,000


If you are in the septic business and need a surety bond, you must purchase it from a Surety through a licensed agent, such as

SuretyGroup.coms Surety Bond Specialists can often give you same-day approval that makes the process quick and easy.

Have questions? can help. Give us a call at 1-844-432-6637 and our Surety Bond Specialists can walk you through the bonding process. – Your Online Bond Provider.

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