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American Surety Bonds Agency, LLC provides simplified and fast underwriting for Dealer Bonds in all states.

What is a Dealer Bond?

A Dealer Bond guarantees that the Principal will comply with state laws, rules and/or regulations regarding the sale of vehicles whether new or used.

A Dealer Bond is a state bond. States that require a Dealer Bond require the Principal to have a bond in place in order obtain their state license to sell motor vehicles.

A Dealer Bond is many different things to many different dealers and can encompass a variety of vehicles such as mobile homes, watercraft, recreational vehicles, trailers and more.

The bond amount and expiration date vary by state.

Other names for Dealer Bonds:

  • Auto Auctioneer Bond
  • Boat Dealer Bond
  • Dismantler Bond
  • Electronic Records Access Bond
  • Franchise Dealer Bond
  • Ignition Interlock Installer Bond
  • Mobile Home Dealer Bond
  • Motor Vehicle Dealer Bond
  • Motorcycle Dealer Bond
  • Recreational Vehicle Dealer Bond
  • Third Party Vendor Bond
  • Trailer Dealer Bond
  • Used Car Dealer Bond
  • Watercraft Dealer Bond
  • Yacht Dealer Bond
  • Yacht Salesperson Bond

What are the underwriting guidelines?

Dealer Bonds are underwritten on the following criteria:

  • Applicant’s Credit History
  • Bond Amount
  • Business and Personal Net Worth
  • Length of Time in Business
  • Guarantee of the Obligee

How much does the bond cost?

American Surety Bonds Agency has a number of programs in place for Dealer Bonds. Our 5 tiered programs start at less than 1% of the bond amount with competitive rates for all applicants.

Contact us today to find out which program you qualify for.

How do I apply for a Dealer Bond?

To apply for a Dealer Bond, simply click here to complete our application. Or, give us a call and we will be happy to get you started.

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Who can I contact for more information?

Sam Newberry
MM, Senior Underwriter

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