Select the State Where the Bond is Needed AL AK AZ AR CA CO CT DE FL GA HI ID IL IN IA KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WI WY DC Every Bond In Every State Contract Bonds Required by government or private entities for project-based work. Contract bonds include bid/proposal, performance and payment, and supply bonds. License & Permit Bonds Some businesses are required by law to purchase a surety bond before being able to operate, including health clubs, liquor distributors, and auto dealers. Federal Government Bonds Some agencies of the federal government accept or require surety bonds, including immigration, freight broker (BMC-84), and alchoholic beverages bonds. Probate Bonds Required by a probate court and include executor, administrator, personal representative, guardian, conservator, and fiduciary bonds Fidelity Bonds Not required by any government agency but instead purchased by businesses to protect against employee dishonesty or theft. Also called business services bonds. Miscellaneous Bonds These bonds fall outside of the other categories listed and include public official, workers; compensation, utility deposit, self-insurers, etc.