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ConsensusDocs Bond Forms Access
ConsensusDocs includes 11 bond forms, of which NASBP has obtained free access through special agreement with AGC of America. NASBP Members, Affiliates, and Associates can access these forms by using your NASBP login and agreeing to the license on the Bond Forms Tab.
Directions to Access the ConsensusDocs Bond Forms
Visit the Bond Forms Tab (above) to see the numerous free resources ConsensusDocs offers for surety professionals to help them conduct business, including guidebooks on particular contract documents, sample contracts, and other resources.
If you are planning to sign up for a ConsensusDocs subscription package, NASBP members receive 20% off of the package price with Promo Code NASBP100.
For your convenience and reference, below is the text of the license.
ConsensusDocs® Bond Forms Content License Agreement
Solely for NASBP Members & Affiliates in Good Standing
You are being licensed by the ConsensusDocs LLC to use the ConsensusDocs suite of standardized bond forms (hereinafter “the Forms”) in your regular course of business by virtue of being a member or an affiliate of the National Association of Surety Bond Producers (NASBP). Your download and use of any of the Forms is a representation that your company is currently a member or an affiliate of NASBP in good standing and that you are authorized to accept the terms and conditions of this license on its behalf. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, if you are not an authorized representative, or if you are not a member or an affiliate in good standing of NASBP, you are prohibited from downloading any of the Forms.
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Version - September 2020