New Jersey Turnpike Authority (NJTA) Agent Instructions:

(Click Box 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.

7. Issue eBid Bond per client's instructions using a carrier with Power of Attorney in SurePath. Letting Info can be ocated on The BidExpress® Service website.

8. Either the "Letter of Surety" or "Proposal Bond" eBond form can be used, please confirm with client on what form they will need.

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

10. Email the Bond Validation Number (BVN) to contractor/client - copy and paste from Bond Details Page.

 

The Bid Express® Service -

 New Jersey Turnpike Authority (NJTA) 

Contractor Instructions: 

(Click box to Download Contractor Registration and Info Package)

1. Register with The BidExpress® Service

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

3. Request bid bond from SurePath Agent, be sure to include all the names and titles of who normally sign the bond on your request.

4. Receive BVN number from your SurePath Agent via email once the bond has been issued.

5. Enter the BVN in the space indicated in The BidExpress® Service Expedite Software.

6. Confirm you are using the correct version of Expedite software per NJTA requirements.

7. Confirm you have setup NJTA as Agency name in Expedite Software (Contact BidExpress for further assistance on this.)

 

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.