Contractor Insurance Information The following requirements apply to contractors working for the City of Fremont and deal with contracts, agreements, or the issuing of permits.
The policy limit is $1,000,000. The policy must name the City as additional insured and provide for a 30-day cancellation. A separate Additional Insured Endorsement is required. If the contractor does not have automobile insurance, the general liability policy may include coverage for non-owned and hired autos.
The policy limit $1,000,000. The policy must provide for a 30-day notice of cancellation.
Policy must meet the State mandated limits. If a contractor has no employees and is exempt from this requirement, he or she must submit a statement declaring sole proprietorship and is therefore not required to carry Workers' Compensation.
When identified by City staff, the above requirements must be submitted by mail or fax to:
Risk Management Division
3300 Capitol Ave.
Fremont, CA 94538
Upon approval of certification, a permit can be issued. Request for exceptions to the above requirements may be submitted to the Risk Manager with an explanation.