The Surety Bond Form Index (SBFI) is a collection of searchable Contract Surety and Commercial Surety bond form samples. The SBFI is designed for use by surety companies, surety bond agents and producers and any other interested parties to provide easy access to surety bond form samples as a reference tool.
The SBFI search page is designed to work with Bond Types and Bond Subtypes. These types are standard types defined by the SFAA. Any other information supplied about the bond, i.e., state in which the bond was issued or the name of the obligee, will help narrow the search.
Once you have put in all the information you have about the bond you are looking for, click on the search button. All relevant bonds found will be displayed in a results screen. By clicking on the "Open PDF Bond Form Sample" link, you can see the sample bond form.
If you do not find the bond you are looking for, click on the "Search Again" link and put in other information to help you refine your search. If you do not find the bond you are looking for contact the SFAA at firstname.lastname@example.org
so we can try to obtain a copy of the bond to add to the SBFI. If you have additional bond forms to add to the SBFI, please contact the SFAA at email@example.com
The SBFI is not intended to be a source of bond forms to submit to obligees. It assumes you have the proper bond form and need its number to aid in the submission of an electronic execution report. Although SFAA makes every reasonable effort to keep the SBFI up to date, the number of bond forms used in the marketplace makes it impossible to assure either comprehensive coverage or incorporation of every change to an existing bond. SFAA, therefore, must disclaim any responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or currency of the SBFI. By using the SBFI you agree: (a) that you release SFAA from any liability arising out of such use, (b) that you will take appropriate steps to verify that the bond form you propose to use is the form required for the transaction, and (c) that you will tell SFAA if you discover that a bond form in the SBFI is no longer current or is otherwise incorrect.
SFAA Members may download the SBFI in a CSV flat file format. This file does not include the PDF images. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
to request download instructions.