SurePath Agent Instructions

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

8. eMail Bond Validation Number (BVN) to your client.

TX DOT Contractor Instructions  

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1. Register with the TX DOT.

2. Register for SurePath eBonding LIcense with IVT – Please use the “Contractor – eBonding Registration”

3. Process Payment for IVT ebonding Contractor License.

4. 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.

5. Receive Bond Validation Number (BVN) from your SurePath Agent via email once the bond has been issued.

6. Enter and the BVN in the space indicated in the TX DOT EBS (Bond Authorization Code)

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.