Contractors may register in person from 8-4pm, Monday through Friday OR register online at http://www.citizenserve.com/bedford
NOTE: WHOEVER COMMENCES WORK IN THE CITY PRIOR TO OBTAINING A VALID REGISTRATION AS REQUIRED SHALL BE FINED TRIPLE THE AMOUNT OF THE REGISTRATION FEE FOR THE FIRST OFFENSE; THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($300) FOR THE SECOND OFFENSE; AND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($500) FOR THE THIRD AND SUBSEQUENT OFFENSES.
In order to perform work in the City of Bedford Contractors are required to furnish the following:
1) Contractors working in more than one classification must secure a registration for each and every classification.
2) All plumbing, electrical and HVAC contractors shall submit a copy of their current State of Ohio Certificate.
3) Each applicant shall furnish evidence of insurance for bodily injury in the amount of $100,000/$300,000 and $100,000 for property damage. The City of Bedford shall be listed as additional insured.
4) Complete and return the City of Bedford’s Contractor’s Bond Form in the amount of $15,000.00, Copies will not be accepted.
Registration is for the calendar year starting January 1st or any date thereafter during the year, and expires December 31st of the same year. The fee is SEVENTY-FIVE dollars ($75.00) a year or for any portion thereof. Renewals are FIFTY dollars ($50.00) within 60 days of termination (March 1st).
Any contractor registering by mail is required to provide a stamped, self-addressed envelope. Please send all registration information to:
BEDFORD CITY HALL
165 CENTER ROAD
BEDFORD, OHIO 44146
ATTENTION: BUILDING DEPARTMENT