FLORIDA Non-Resident Licensing for Individuals

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State Announcements

There are no announcements for Florida at this time.

Primary Rules (Individual)

Response Question
Yes Accepts initial license for individuals electronically.
Yes Accepts major lines of authority.
Yes Accepts limited lines of authority.
Yes Accepts surplus lines for individuals.
Yes Applicant can add lines of authority (amend) to an existing active license.
Yes Applicant can reinstate/reapply through NIPR's Non-Resident License (NRL) Application.
Yes License printing available electronically.

License Printing

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

Business Rules (Individual)

All phone and fax numbers may not begin with zero.

Applicant must be at least eighteen (18) years old or older as determined from the applicant's date of birth.

Non-citizens of the U.S. must have a resident license for selling insurance in one of the fifty (50) U.S. states, and valid U.S. resident and business mailing addresses.

Florida will not allow resident and or business address fields to contain a P.O. Box address.

Florida does not issue or recognize 1033 consent waivers.

Variable contracts applicant must also hold current life license in resident state.

If applicant has combined personal lines and property & casualty they must choose personal lines or general lines - all.

Applicant applying for surplus lines line of authority (LOA) (PIN code 61) must have the following:

  • An active agent license (PIN code 1) with general lines – all LOA (PIN code 43) at time of application,
  • An active 0920 non-resident general lines - property and casualty (PIN code 1618) appointment on producer Database (PDB) at time of application.

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.

Applicants who wish to check the status of Non-Resident License (NRL) Applications or check continued education compliance may do so using Florida’s state website.


All applicants must be fingerprinted through Florida’s vendor, MorphoTrust USA. You can register, find locations, and pay for fingerprinting by visiting www.L1enrollment.com/FLInsurance. Additional fingerprinting information can be found by visiting Florida's Agent & Agency Services fingerprinting website, http://www.myfloridacfo.com/Division/Agents/Licensure/Agents-Adjusters/fingerprinting.htm.


Pending misdemeanor crimes or misdemeanors within the previous twelve (12) months are not excluded and must be reported on the application for licensure.

Persons who have committed certain felonies are permanently barred from applying for licensure. Other felonies and certain misdemeanors require the applicant to wait for a disqualifying period to lapse prior to applying for licensure. The permanent bar and the disqualifying periods apply regardless of whether adjudication was withheld or an applicant's civil rights have been restored. Please visit Florida's state website for more detailed information to review prior to applying for licensure.


State Offerings (Individual)

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class Line of Authority (LOA)
Agent Health
Agent Life with Variable Annuities
Agent General Lines - All
Agent Personal Lines
Agent Motor Vehicle Rental
Agent Credit
Agent Travel
Agent In-Transit & Storage Personnel Property
Agent Industrial Fire or Burglary
Agent Legal Expense
Agent Portable Electronics
Agent Surplus Lines
Agent Title
Service Representative Home Warranty
Service Representative Motor Vehicle Service Agreement Representative
Managing General Agent General Lines - All

 

License Fees (Individual)

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

License Class / LOA Combination

License Fee *

Amendment Fee *

Agent / All LOAs

$55.00

$55.00

Agent / Title

$15.00

N/A

* Per application.

  • Applicants who are reinstating an expired license will be charged the initial licensing fee

Contacts

Last Update: 12/19/2016

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FLORIDA Non-Resident Licensing for Business Entities

 

The state of Florida does not license business entities through NIPR.

 

Contacts

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Last Update: 10/22/2015