SurePath Agent Instructions

(Click the box below to Download the Agent Registration and Info Package)

1. Register for SurePath eBonding with IVT – Please use the “Agent - eBonding Registration”

2. Process payment for eBonding with IVT. Payment details will arrive after registration form is received. Review our pricing schedule here.

3. Obtain an electronic Digital Signature (www.identrust.com) – instructions for Agent are attached.

4. Request participating Sureties to grant Power of Attorney status in SurePath.

5. Make sure you are running version 3.6 of SureForm  (Contact us once you have requested your signatures).

6. Logon to SurePath (setup and training performed by IVT)

7. Issue eBid Bond per client's instructions using a carrier with Power of Attorney in SurePath.

8. Sign eBid Bond with Digital Signature after bond is executed.

9. Email eBid Bond to contractor/client. (.sfd file)

 

MD DGS Contractor Instructions

(Click the box below to Download the Client Registration and Info Package)

1. Register with MD DGS.

2. Register for SurePath eBonding License with IVT and make payment.

 3. Obtain electronic Digital Signature (www.identrust.com)

4. Make sure you are running version 3.6 of SureForm  (Contact us once you have requested your signatures).

5. Request bid bond from SurePath Agent, be sure to include all the names and titles of  who will be signing the bond on your request.

6. Receive electronically signed Bond from SurePath Agent via email.

7. Digitally sign, save and copy the bond form document – attach to the MD DGS bid submission (in their system)

Note:  It is the contractor’s responsibility to be aware of and comply with any additional Obligee eBidding / eBonding requirements other than the submitted eBond.