MARYLAND Resident License Renewal for Individuals

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State Announcements

Posted: 4/17/17

If you have already submitted an application, please contact the Producer Licensing Unit of the Maryland Insurance Administration.
Please do not submit duplicate applications.

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 Resident License Renewal (RLR) Application.
No 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 Renewal Period Ends Late Renewal
Producer Ninety (90) days prior to expiration. Expiration date. Up to one (1) year past expiration date.
Surplus Lines Broker
Public Adjuster
Adviser Ninety (90) days prior to expiration. Expiration date. Up to ninety (90) days after expiration date.
Viatical Settlement Broker Ninety (90) days prior to expiration. Expiration date. Up to sixty (60) days after expiration date.

Business Rules (Individual)

Producer title and adviser lines of authority (LOA) applications are deferred to the state. Application will be approved once Maryland verifies that bond(s) on file in the correct amount are still active. If exempt from the bond or education requirement(s) please submit documentation supporting exemption directly to the Maryland Insurance Administration to have the application resolved.

There must be no serious Special Activities Database (SAD) actions for the applicant since last renewal.

If so, please contact the state for assistance.

Self-Service Storage renewal applications must be submitted via a paper application directly to state.

When renewing adviser variable LOA, applicant must actively also hold or renew simultaneously adviser LH LOA.

When renewing surplus lines, applicant must have both property and casualty LOAs under the producer license class.

All applications for variable life and variable annuity products license must already have an active state life LOA license or be applying for on the PDB.

Producer life is required to renew viatical settlement broker license.

Electronic renewals must be renewed for all lines under requested license. Paper renewals are required if only renewing partial lines of a specific license.

Variable applicants must also hold life within requested license class.

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.

State Offerings (Individual)

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class Line of Authority (LOA) Major/Limited/Other *
Producer Life Major
Producer Health Major
Producer Property Major
Producer Casualty Major
Producer Variable Annuity & Variable Life Products Major
Producer Personal Lines Major
Producer Credit Products Limited
Producer Travel Limited
Producer Automobile Other
Producer Bail Bond (renewal only) Other
Producer Dental (renewal only) Other
Producer Fraternal (renewal only) Other
Producer HMO (renewal only) Other
Producer Mortgage Guaranty Other
Producer Industrial Fire (renewal only) Other
Producer Fidelity & Surety Other
Producer Title Other
Producer Other Lines Other
Adviser Adviser Life & Health Other
Adviser Adviser Property & Casualty Other
Adviser Adviser Variable Other
Surplus Lines None Other
Public Adjuster None Other
Viatical Settlement Broker None Other
Viatical Settlement Provider None Other

* 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 *
Producer / All LOAs $69.00 $100.00
Adviser / Adviser Life & Health, Variable and and Adviser Property & Casualty $215.00 $240.00 July 1st - 31st
$265.00 August 1st - 31st
$290.00 September 1st - 30th
Surplus Lines / None $200.00 $100.00
Public Adjuster / None $65.00 $100.00
Viatical Settlement Broker or Provider / None $50.00 $0.00

(Late renewals allowed for sixty (60) days after expiration date with no additional penalty.)

* Per application.

Contacts

Last Update: 5/09/2017

MARYLAND Resident License Renewal for Business Entities

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State Announcements

Posted: 4/17/17

If you have already submitted an application, please contact the Producer Licensing Unit of the Maryland Insurance Administration.
Please do not submit duplicate applications.

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 late renew through NIPR's Resident License Renewal (RLR) Application.
No 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 Begins Renewal Period Ends Late Renewal
Producer Ninety (90) days prior to expiration. Expiration date. Up to sixty (60) days after expiration date.
Public Adjuster
Surplus Lines
Motor Vehicle Rental Corporation
Motor Vehicle Rental Franchise
Portable Electronics
Third Party Administrators Ninety (90) days prior to expiration. Expiration date. Up to ninety (90) days after expiration date.
Viatical Settlement Broker Ninety (90) days prior to expiration. Expiration date. Up to sixty (60) days after expiration date.
Viatical Settlement Provider

Business Rules (Business Entity)

Producer Title line of authority (LOA) applications are deferred to the state. Application will be approved once Maryland verifies that bond(s) on file in the correct amount are still active. If exempt from the bond or education requirement(s) please submit documentation supporting exemption directly to the Maryland Insurance Administration to have the application resolved.

There must be no serious Special Activities Database (SAD) actions for the applicant since last renewal.

If so, please contact the state for assistance.

When renewing surplus lines, applicant must have both property and casualty LOAs under the producer license class.

Producer life is required to renew viatical settlement broker license.

Maryland does not accept applications or renewals for business entity sole proprietor.

Electronic renewals must be renewed for all lines under requested license. Paper renewals are required if only renewing partial lines of a specific license.

Variable applicants must also hold active life within requested license class.

At least one (1) Designated Licensed Responsible Producer (DLRP) must be provided on the application and have a resident or non-resident license in Maryland.

DRLPs provided must cumulatively cover the LOAs on the application, excluding motor vehicle rental corporation, motor vehicle rental franchisee, portable electronics, viatical settlement brokers, viatical settlement providers or third party administrators.

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.

State Offerings (Business Entity)

License Class Line of Authority (LOA) Major/Limited/Other * DRLP Required
Producer Life Major Yes
Producer Health Major Yes
Producer Property Major Yes
Producer Casualty Major Yes
Producer Variable Annuity & Variable Life Products Major Yes
Producer Personal Lines Major Yes
Producer Credit Products Limited Yes
Producer Travel (Implementing October 2014) Limited Yes
Producer Automobile Other Yes
Producer Bail Bond (renewal only) Other Yes
Producer Dental (renewal only) Other Yes
Producer Fraternal (renewal only) Other Yes
Producer Mortgage Guaranty Other Yes
Producer Industrial Fire (renewal only) Other Yes
Producer Fidelity & Surety Other Yes
Producer Title Other Yes
Producer Other Lines Other Yes
Surplus Lines None Other Yes
Third Party Administrator None Other No
Public Adjuster None Other Yes
Motor Vehicle Rental Corporation None Other No
Motor Vehicle Rental Franchisee None Other No
Portable Electronics None Other No
Viatical Settlement Broker None Other No
Viatical Settlement Provider None Other 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 *
Producer / All LOAs $69.00 $100.00
Surplus Lines / None $200.00 $100.00
Third Party Administrator / None $65.00 $90.00 July 1st - 31st
$115.00 August 1st - 31st
$140.00 September 1st - 30th
Public Adjuster / None $65.00 $100.00
Motor Vehicle Rental Corporation / None $69.00 $100.00
Motor Vehicle Rental Franchisee / None $69.00 $100.00
Portable Electronics / None $69.00 $100.00
Viatical Settlement Broker or Provider / None $50.00 $0.00

(Late renewals allowed for sixty (60) days after expiration date with no additional penalty.)

* Per application.

Contacts

Last Update: 5/09/2017

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