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Commercial Surety

The Skyward Specialty commercial surety team is composed of dedicated experts with the knowledge and experience to help you find the best solution to address all of your commercial surety needs.

The advantage of relationships

Skyward Specialty commercial surety is focused on lasting agency relationships and long-term value -- on building relationships with companies that have recurring bond needs. We seek to know our agents and our bond principals so that we provide better solutions to your needs.

Unique Solutions

Agents and brokers routinely turn to Skyward Specialty commercial surety team members for a consultative approach that looks past the surface, and finds a solution that allows an agent to stand out amongst the competition.


Skyward Specialty has the capacity to address the middle market with single bonds up to $10 million and aggregate bonded programs up to $20 million.

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Free to perform

Trade professionals and specialized businesses just want to work, grow their businesses, and succeed. We help them do just that by providing the surety credit they need. That’s why time after time, brokers and agents serving extremely specialized markets turn to Skyward Specialty.

In my experience the Skyward Specialty commercial surety team has been professional, responsive and creative in their approach, and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them.

Craig Payne, First Vice President, Alliant Energy & Marine - Surety

Our Commercial Bonds

We offer the full range of commercial surety bonds to a broad range of industries, including government, energy, manufacturing, banking and dozens more.

Non-Construction Bid, Payment, Performance, Supply, Maintenance, or Warranty Bonds

  • Asset Management (DOT Contracts)
  • Sign and Awning Contractors
  • Outsourcing/Technology Solutions
  • Parking Facility Management
  • Transportation Services
  • Trash Haulers
  • Landscapers
  • Security Guard Firms
  • Janitorial Firms
  • Manufacturers/Suppliers
  • Low-voltage Electronics Installation (video/networking)

Subdivision (Site Improvement Completion Bonds)

  • Subdivision Express Program (SEP) for bonds up to $1,000,000
  • Appetite for local, regional, and national developers/homebuilders

Oil & Gas

  • Plugging and Abandonment/Decommissioning
  • Lease bonds
  • Royalty bonds

Judicial Bonds

  • Appeal/Supersedeas bonds
  • Replevin bonds
  • Injunction bonds
  • Garnishment bonds
  • Attachment bonds
  • Lis Pendens bonds
  • Admiralty bonds

Fiduciary Bonds

  • Administrator/Executor
  • Personal Representative
  • Guardianship
  • Trustees in bankruptcy or equity courts
  • Conservator
  • Receivers

Our minimum single commercial surety bond limit is $500,000 when considering a one-time bond request that is not part of a new or existing account. New or existing accounts must have total bond needs that exceed $500,000.

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