Airport Security Bonds

These bonds ensure businesses and contractors operating within or with access to an airport’s security area are in compliance with all regulations governing airport security areas.

Colonial is the easy choice.

Colonial Surety is a leading provider of airport security bonds, also, known as airport customs security area bonds, which may be required for business and contractors operating within or with access to an airport’s security area. We’re licensed in all 50 states and U.S. territories and make it easy to obtain your I-Bond instantly.

  • The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs, and Border Protection require an airport security bond for businesses and contractors operating within or that must have access to an airport’s security area. U.S. Customs requires these businesses and contractors have a bond in place to secure compliance with all regulations governing airport security areas.

  • You need this bond if you are business operating within or requiring access to a U.S. Customs security area at an airport. Common businesses that require these bonds are restaurants, coffee shops, vending machine operators, or independent retail stores. Similarly, this bond is required for businesses that provide janitorial, custodial, housekeeping, general contractor, subcontractor, engineering or other such services within an airport’s security area.

  • The minimum size of an airport security bond is $10,000. The bond amount is generally based on a calculation of $1,000 per each employee with U.S. Customs security area access. This amount may be adjusted at the discretion of a particular airport. See Customs Form 301 for more information.

  • Colonial offers the direct and digital way to obtain an airport security bond. We are the insurance company—which means no agent, no broker, and no middleman. We make it easy to obtain your bond instantly. The steps are easy—get a quote online, fill out your information, and enter your payment method. Print or e-file the bond from your home or office. It’s that simple!

  • It is important to understand how surety bonds work, and who is the insurance company issuing your bonds. It is easy to run your business within an airport security area when you deal direct with a quality insurance company licensed to write surety bonds. Colonial is an A (Excellent) rated insurance company by A.M. Best, that has been incorporated since 1930. We are Treasury listed, and licensed and admitted in all U.S. states and territories.

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