California legally requires a variety of individuals, contractors, and organizations to secure surety bonds to conduct business across the public service industry. Apply for a California Surety Bond today! Absolute Surety is a leading California bonding company providing bonds with a convenient online application system. Browse the most common types of bonds in this state, or contact us for a full list.
This bond is required for all persons or businesses that provide performers and entertainment services as a public service in the State of California. You must also maintain your license with the Labor Commission and post your license in the office of the licensee. For more information on obtaining your talent agency license, you may go to the Department of Industrial Relations page.
How Much Does a California Talent Agency Bond Cost?
These bonds do require underwriting and are based on personal credit of all the owners. You can expect to pay several different rates starting at $400 per year (Lowest in the country) if you maintain good credit. For individuals with lower credit ratings, we can still offer the most competitive premiums with financing being an option as well to help you purchase more inventory.
Bond Penalty Amount: $50,000
Bond Term: 1 or 2 years. Expiration dates vary
What To Do After Purchasing A Talent Agency Bond:
After you receive your Talent Agency bond from Absolute Surety, you will need to sign it and mail it along with the attached power of attorney to:
Department of Industrial Relations Division of Labor Standards Enforcement Licensing and Registration P.O. Box 420603 San Francisco, CA 94142
We also offer talent agency bonds for other states. Please contact us at 855-689-5106 to inquire further.