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
Advanced inspection $25,000
Service provider $10,000
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.com.
SuretyGroup.com‘s Surety Bond Specialists can often give you same-day approval that makes the process quick and easy.
Have questions? SuretyGroup.com can help. Give us a call at 1-844-432-6637 and our Surety Bond Specialists can walk you through the bonding process.
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