Comments received from the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), FISCAL-2021-006, Surety Companies Doing Business with the United States, are still being evaluated. All responses from the Fiscal Service will be published in the final rule.
The Bureau of the Fiscal Service administers the surety bond program for the federal government under 31 U.S.C. 9304-9308 for companies who wish to:
- directly write federal bonds
- reinsure federal bonds
- be recognized as an Admitted Reinsurer for the companies who directly write or reinsure federal bonds
The Department Circular 570 offers a complete list of companies that write or reinsure federal bonds and Admitted Reinsurers for those companies. Circular 570 was updated on July 1, 2022.
Certified Reinsurer Companies
Pools & Associations
State Insurance Departments
Overseas Accredited/Trusteed Reinsurers
Circular 570, Notes and Footnotes
Important Notification for Applications
The Surety Bond program no longer accepts paper submissions - all submissions must be sent electronically by e-mail. For more detailed instructions, visit the Getting Started page for your application type: Authorized Pool/Associations, Admitted Reinsurers, or Authorized Surety/Reinsurer of Federal Bonds.
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