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This website will help guide you through the process of prequalifying or applying for a Bid Bond or a Performance & Payment Bond on a project up to $400,000. If you have prequalified within the last six months, please contact your agent

PREQUALIFY MY COMPANY

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Prequalifying greatly speeds up the process of receiving your Surety Bond.
By providing your name and email address we can contact you with status updates and questions.

Before you start, make sure you have the following in hand:

  • Company Tax ID Number (if applicable)
  • Name, address, SSN and email address for all business owners and spouses

Who is the primary contact for this prequalification?

BOND A PROJECT

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This step-by-step process will guide you through bonding a project.
By providing your name and email address we can contact you with status updates and questions.

Before you start, make sure you have the following in hand:

  • Company Tax ID Number (if applicable)
  • Name, address, SSN and email address for all business owners and spouses
  • Bid or Contract Documents

Bid or Contract Documents
If you are applying for a Bid Bond, you will need the Bid Specs. 

If you are applying for a Performance & Payment Bond, you will need the Bid Results, Contract Documents, and Bond Form.

Who is the primary contact for this prequalification?

PREQUALIFY MY COMPANY

BOND MY PROJECT

What is the legal name of your construction company?

Please provide your Company Tax ID Number.

The operating name of a company, as opposed to its legal name. 

Ex.: 123456789

What is your company's address?

And your company contact information?

Ex.: 123456789

Ex.: 123456789

Please enter at least one phone number

Please provide a few more details about your company.

Ex: YYYY

What was the largest contract your company has completed?

Ex: YYYY

Can you provide us a reference for this job?

Ex.: 123456789

Either phone or email is required

Please describe the ownership of your company.

Ex: MM/DD/YYYY

Ex.: 123456789

Ex.: 123456789

Please enter at least one phone number

Spouse's Information

Ex: MM/DD/YYYY

Ex.: 123456789

Ex.: 123456789

Please enter at least one phone number

Total ownership

Ownership must equal 100% in order to continue.

A Primary Owner must be selected in order to continue.

Who is your contract with?

What is the name of the party to whom you are submitting the bid?

Please provide project details.

Ex: MM/DD/YYYY

Ex: MM/DD/YYYY

Ex: MM/DD/YYYY

Ex: MM/DD/YYYY

Ex: MM/DD/YYYY

Ex: MM/DD/YYYY

Bid Results (Optional)

    Or email this file to contractbonds@rlicorp.com

    Please note that we will issue the bond on our industry standard bond form if one is not provided.

    Uploading Bond Forms 

    Desktop:
    • On a desktop computer, simply find the file in your file explorer application and drag and drop it in the area shown to the left. The file will be uploaded.
    • Alternatively click on the Browse link to use a file dialog to find the file and select it to upload.

    Mobile:
    • On your mobile phone/tablet tap on the Browse link to open the file browser/ gallery and choose the file if you have one saved, or choose the image of the document in your photo gallery. 

    Prequalification Complete

    Thank you for your application!

    Please print a copy of the completed application for your file.  We are excited about the opportunity to review your company for credit.  An underwriter will contact you within one business day.

    If you need immediate assistance, contact:

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    Bond Application Complete

    Thank you for your application!

    Please print a copy of the completed application for your file.  We are excited about the opportunity to review your company for credit.  An underwriter will contact you within one business day.

    If you need immediate assistance, contact:

    dynamic contact info

    Completion Steps
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    Producer Info
    Primary Owner Information