ALABAMA Non-Resident License Renewal for Individuals

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State Announcements

Beginning on December 15, 2015, Proof of U.S. Citizenship is required for all applicants and licensees.  Proof may be submitted using this link: https://aldoi.gov/LicenseeCZ/Initial.aspx.  Proof is required in accordance with the Beason-Hammon Taxpayer and Citizen Protection Act.  Citizenship verification is required of ALL APPLICANTS.  There are sixteen different identifiers, including your official driver’s license, any one of which can be used as proof.  Your license will not be renewed or issued until this documentation is received.  If information is not received within 10 days your application will be rejected.  Please note:  fees paid are non-refundable.

 

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Primary Rules (Individual)

Response Question
Yes Accepts renewals for individuals electronically.
Yes Accepts renewals for major lines of authority.
Yes Accepts renewals for limited lines of authority.
Yes Accepts renewals for surplus lines for individuals.
Yes Applicant can late renew through NIPR's Non-Resident Renewal (NRR) Application.
Yes Partial renewals allowed.
Yes License printing available electronically.

License Printing

To print your license, click the state on NIPR's Producer Licensing Map.

Renewal Period (Individual)

License Class Renewal Period Begins Late Renewal Period Reissue Period
Producer Seventy-five (75) days prior to expiration date. Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date. Thirty-one (31) days to one year past expiration. 
Service Representative Seventy-five (75) days prior to expiration date. Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date. Thirty-one (31) days to one year past expiration. 
Portable Electronics Insurance Small Seventy-five (75) days prior to expiration date. Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date. Thirty-one (31) days to one year past expiration. 
Portable Electronics Insurance Large Seventy-five (75) days prior to expiration date. Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date. Thirty-one (31) days to one year past expiration. 
Surplus Line Broker Annually on October 1st - December 31st N/A N/A
Reinsurance Intermediary Annually on October 1st - December 31st N/A N/A

Please check Announcements for any last minute notifications about the states to which you are applying.

Business Rules (Individual)

Alabama license numbers will no longer include the beginning alpha character or any leading zeros. Example: ""A012345"" will be ""12345"" or ""A001234"" will be ""1234"".

Licenses renew at the line of authority (LOA) level.

If applicant holds a Surety line of authority in their resident state, applicant should use Alabama's Non-Resident Reciprocal-Surety line of authority as the equivalent.

Alabama Citizenship Law

  • Under Ala. Act no. 2011-535, an alien who is not lawfully present in the United States and who is not defined as an alien eligible for public benefits under 8 U.S.C. § 1621(a) or 8 U.S.C. § 1641 shall not receive any state or local public benefits, including a professional or commercial license provided by an agency of state government.
  • Any person who knowingly makes a false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement or representation in a declaration of United States citizenship commits perjury in the second degree, a Class A misdemeanor punishable by a definite term of imprisonment in the county jail or to hard labor for the county of not more than one year and a definite fine not exceeding $6,000. Ala. Act no. 2011-535, § 7(h).
  • Eligibility will be verified through the Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements program operated within the United States Department of Homeland Security.

Beginning on December 15, 2015, Proof of U.S. Citizenship is required for all applicants and licensees.  Proof may be submitted using this link: https://aldoi.gov/LicenseeCZ/Initial.aspx.  Proof is required in accordance with the Beason-Hammon Taxpayer and Citizen Protection Act.  Citizenship verification is required of ALL APPLICANTS.  There are sixteen different identifiers, including your official driver's license, any one of which can be used as proof.  Your license will not be renewed or issued until this documentation is received.  If information is not received within 10 days your application will be rejected.  Please note:  fees paid are non-refundable.

If applicant responds "yes" to one of the background questions please submit supporting documents electronically via NIPR's Attachments Warehouse. The documents may also be submitted to the state via mail, email, or fax.

Please note: There may be a variance of a day or two (2) between the effective date communicated in the email response generated from NIPR's online application and the actual effective date assigned by the state of Alabama. The actual effective date will be submitted to the Producer Database (PDB) and printed on the license. To verify the effective date, please visit the state website.

State Offerings (Individual)

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class Line of Authority (LOA)
Producer Life
Producer Health
Producer Property
Producer Casualty
Producer Personal Lines
Producer Variable Annuity & Variable Life
Producer Credit
Producer Rental Vehicle
Producer Crop
Producer Travel
Producer Dental Services
Producer Legal Services
Producer Bail Bond
Producer Motor Club
Producer Non-Resident Reciprocal - Surety
Service Representative Property
Service Representative Casualty
Service Representative Personal Lines
Surplus Line Broker None
Portable Electronics Insurance Small None
Portable Electronics Insurance Large None
Reinsurance Intermediary None

* Applications for Other lines of authority will defer to state for approval.

Renewal Fees (Individual)

Fees shown are state fees only. These fees do not include NIPR transaction fees.

License Class / LOA Combination Fee * Late Renewal * Reissue Fee *
Producer / All LOAs $70.00 $120.00 $140.00
Service Representative / All LOAs $70.00 $120.00 $140.00
Surplus Lines Broker / None $200.00 N/A N/A
Reinsurance Intermediary / None See Retaliatory Fees N/A N/A
Portable Electronics Insurance Small / None $100.00 $150.00 $200.00
Portable Electronics Insurance Large / None $500.00 $550.00 $1,000.00

* Per application.

The following applies to producer, service representative and portable electronics insurance small and large licenses:

  • Late renewal cycle of thirty (30) days after expiration date with a late fee of $50.00 added to the regular renewal fee,
  • Reissue period starting thirty-one (31) days after expiration date up to one (1) year past expiration date.

All license classes will be charged $50.00 for address violations.

If applicant holds the Surety LOA in their resident state, applicant may apply for a Non-Resident Reciprocal-Surety in Alabama. Non-Resident Reciprocal-Surety cannot be used for any other LOAs other than Surety.

Retaliatory Fees (Individual)

State Renewal
Alabama $100.00
Alaska $900.00
Arizona $120.00
Arkansas $100.00
California $100.00
Colorado $200.00
Connecticut $500.00
Delaware $100.00
District of Columbia $100.00
Florida $100.00
Georgia $100.00
Guam $100.00
Hawaii $100.00
Idaho $100.00
Illinois $200.00
Indiana $100.00
Iowa $100.00
Kansas $100.00
Kentucky $100.00
Louisiana $100.00
Maine $100.00
Maryland $100.00
Massachusetts $200.00
Michigan $100.00
Minnesota $150.00
Mississippi $100.00
Missouri $100.00
Montana $100.00
Nebraska $100.00
Nevada $125.00
New Hampshire $250.00
New Jersey $100.00
New Mexico $100.00
New York $200.00
North Carolina $100.00
North Dakota $100.00
Ohio $500.00
Oklahoma $100.00
Oregon $100.00
Pennsylvania $100.00
Puerto Rico $100.00
Rhode Island $250.00
South Carolina $100.00
South Dakota $100.00
Tennessee $100.00
Texas $500.00
Utah $100.00
Vermont $200.00
Virgin Islands $100.00
Virginia $500.00
Washington $100.00
West Virginia $100.00
Wisconsin $100.00
Wyoming $100.00

* Per application.

Contacts

Last Update: 12/22/2016

ALABAMA Non-Resident License Renewal for Business Entities

State Announcements

Beginning on December 15, 2015, Proof of U.S. Citizenship is required for all applicants and licensees.  Proof may be submitted using this link: https://aldoi.gov/LicenseeCZ/Initial.aspx.  Proof is required in accordance with the Beason-Hammon Taxpayer and Citizen Protection Act.  Citizenship verification is required of ALL APPLICANTS.  There are sixteen different identifiers, including your official driver’s license, any one of which can be used as proof.  Your license will not be renewed or issued until this documentation is received.  If information is not received within 10 days your application will be rejected.  Please note:  fees paid are non-refundable.

 

For more information, click here.

Primary Rules (Business Entity)

Response Question
Yes Accepts renewals for business entities electronically.
Yes Accepts renewals for major lines of authority.
Yes Accepts renewals for limited lines of authority.
Yes Accepts renewals for surplus lines for business entities.
Yes Applicant can renew through NIPR's Non-Resident Renewal (NRR) Application.
Yes Partial renewals allowed.
Yes License printing available electronically.

License Printing

To print your license, click the state on NIPR's Producer Licensing Map.

Renewal Period (Business Entity)

License Class Renewal Period Late Renewal Period
Business Entity Producer October 15th - December 31st, Even Years Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date.
Adjuster October 15th - December 31st, Odd Years Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date.
Portable Electronics Insurance Small October 15th - December 31st, Even Years Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date.
Portable Electronics Insurance Large October 15th - December 31st, Even Years Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date.
Surplus Lines Broker Agency Annually on October 1st – December 31st. N/A
Reinsurance Intermediary Annually on October 1st – December 31st. N/A

Please check Announcements for any last minute notifications about the states to which you are applying.

Business Rules (Business Entity)

Alabama license numbers will no longer include the beginning alpha character or any leading zeros. Example: ""A012345"" will be ""12345"" or ""A001234"" will be ""1234"".

Producer licenses renew at the line of authority (LOA) level.

At least one (1) Designated Responsible Licensed Producer (DRLP) must be provided on the application.

All Designated Responsible Licensed Producers provided must have an active Alabama License.

Designated Responsible Licensed Producers provided on the application must cumulatively cover the Lines of Authority being applied for.

Designated Responsible Licensed Producers provided on the application must cumulatively cover the Lines of Authority being applied for.

At least one (1) Designated Responsible Licensed Producer entered for Portable Electronics Insurance Small must actively be licensed as a Portable Electronics Insurance Small in AL. 

At least one (1) Designated Responsible Licensed Producer entered for Portable Electronics Insurance Large must actively hold a Portable Electronics Insurance Large in AL. 

Applicants may not apply for or hold Portable Electronics Insurance Small and Large simultaneously.

If applicant responds "yes" to one of the background questions please submit supporting documents electronically via NIPR's Attachments Warehouse. The documents may also be submitted to the state via mail, email, or fax.

Please note: There may be a variance of a day or two (2) between the effective date communicated in the email response generated from NIPR's online application and the actual effective date assigned by the state of Alabama. The actual effective date will be submitted to the Producer Database (PDB) and printed on the license. To verify the effective date, please visit the state website.

State Offerings (Business Entity)

License Class Line of Authority (LOA) DRLP Required
Business Entity Producer Life Yes
Business Entity Producer Health Yes
Business Entity Producer Property Yes
Business Entity Producer Casualty Yes
Business Entity Producer Personal Lines Yes
Business Entity Producer Variable Annuity & Variable Life Yes
Business Entity Producer Credit Yes
Business Entity Producer Rental Vehicle Yes
Business Entity Producer Crop Yes
Business Entity Producer Dental Services Yes
Business Entity Producer Legal Services Yes
Business Entity Producer Bail Bond Yes
Business Entity Producer Motor Club Yes
Surplus Line Broker Agency None Yes
Adjuster Crop Yes
Adjuster Property and Casualty (excluding Workers' Compensation and Crop) Yes
Adjuster Property and Casualty (including Workers' Compensation and Crop) Yes
Adjuster Workers' Compensation Yes
Reinsurance Intermediary None Yes
Portable Electronics Insurance Small None No
Portable Electronics Insurance Large None No

* Applications for Other lines of authority will defer to state for approval.

Renewal Fees (Business Entity)

Fees shown are state fees only. These fees do not include NIPR transaction fees.

License Class / LOA Combination Fee * Late Renewal *
Business Entity Producer / All LOAs $100.00 $150.00
Adjuster / All LOAs $200.00 $300.00
Surplus Lines Broker Agency / None $500.00 N/A
Reinsurance Intermediary / None See Retaliatory Fees N/A
Portable Electronics Insurance Small / None $100.00 $150.00
Portable Electronics Insurance Large / None $500.00 $550.00

* Per application.

Producer's and Portable Electronics insurance failure to renew license by November 15th will result in a $50.00 late fee added to the regular renewal fee. If license is not renewed before January 1st, the license will be expired. Failure to renew by this date will result in a new license application and licensing fees.

Address violations will result in a $50.00 fine for all license classes.

Retaliatory Fees (Business Entity)

State Renewal
Alabama $100.00
Alaska $900.00
Arizona $120.00
Arkansas $100.00
California $100.00
Colorado $200.00
Connecticut $500.00
Delaware $100.00
District of Columbia $100.00
Florida $100.00
Georgia $100.00
Guam $100.00
Hawaii $100.00
Idaho $100.00
Illinois $200.00
Indiana $100.00
Iowa $100.00
Kansas $100.00
Kentucky $100.00
Louisiana $100.00
Maine $100.00
Maryland $100.00
Massachusetts $200.00
Michigan $100.00
Minnesota $150.00
Mississippi $100.00
Missouri $100.00
Montana $100.00
Nebraska $100.00
Nevada $125.00
New Hampshire $250.00
New Jersey $100.00
New Mexico $100.00
New York $200.00
North Carolina $100.00
North Dakota $100.00
Ohio $500.00
Oklahoma $100.00
Oregon $100.00
Pennsylvania $100.00
Puerto Rico $100.00
Rhode Island $250.00
South Carolina $100.00
South Dakota $100.00
Tennessee $100.00
Texas $500.00
Utah $100.00
Vermont $200.00
Virgin Islands $100.00
Virginia $500.00
Washington $100.00
West Virginia $100.00
Wisconsin $100.00
Wyoming $100.00

* Per application.

Contacts

Last Update: 12/22/2016

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