The Commonwealth of Kentucky Department of Agriculture, Division of Regulation & Inspection requires this surety bond under KRS 248.410. This bond ensures that the weighperson will not knowingly and willfully misrepresent the weight of any tobacco weighed by him for the purpose of misleading the public. The required bond amount varies; each weighperson is required to provide a $500 bond to the department for the faithful performance of his duty.
To Obtain a Kentucky Tobacco Weighperson Bond:
- Complete an online application.
- One of our expert commercial surety agents will call and email you with the firm quote and an agreement to sign.
- Provide payment and your signed agreement, then you will receive your bond!
** all bonds are subject to the underwriting terms and conditions of the issuing company.