This bond category includes thousands of bond types. Bonding Solutions writes thousands of commercial surety bonds a year and has industry-specific bond programs for many bond types within this category. Most of these bond types are needed by companies or people who are seeking to be licensed in a specific industry. The federal government, states, and other municipalities require licensed professionals to purchase a specific surety bond to stay in compliance with licensing regulations and standards. Common examples of industries that require bonds in this category are auto dealers, contractor licenses, freight brokers, lottery, mortgage brokers, among many others.