NORTH CAROLINA Non-Resident Licensing No Home State for Individuals

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State Announcements

There are no announcements for North Carolina at this time

Primary Rules (Individual)

Response Question

Yes

Accepts initial license for individuals electronically.

No

Accepts major lines of authority.

No

Accepts limited lines of authority.

Yes

Applicant can add lines of authority (amend) to an existing active license.

Yes

Applicant can reinstate/reapply through NIPR's No Home State License Application.

Yes

License printing available electronically.

License Printing

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

Business Rules (Individual)

Applicant must be at least eighteen (18) years old or older as determined from the applicant's date of birth.
Individual applicants must provide a residence or business address that is not in the state of North Carolina

Applicant must provide a valid business email address.

Applicants must not have an active resident state license on PDB in any state.

In order for an applicant to apply or reinstate for an Adjuster license the applicant MUST NOT have an active resident adjuster license on PDB (in any state).

Background questions must all be answered "No".

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.

All non-citizen applicants will be pended for state review.  Applicant must submit the appropriate work authorization or green card.Otherwise, required documentation can be submitted by following the instructions posted on the Department's website: http://www.ncdoi.com/ASD/ASD_SubmissionOfLicensingDocumentation.aspx

Licensee cannot hold an adjuster license and a property, casualty, or personal lines insurance producer license in North Carolina. Licensees holding a Producer license with property, casualty, or personal lines of authority and applying for an adjuster license must surrender these Producer license types.

All Public Adjuster applicants must submit either a 20,000 bond or a letter of credit in the amount of $20,000 from a qualified financial institution." Completed original NC Bond-PA form must be mailed.Otherwise, required documentation can be submitted by following the instructions posted on the Department's website: http://www.ncdoi.com/ASD/ASD_SubmissionOfLicensingDocumentation.aspx

Public adjuster license applicants must electronically submit fingerprints for a state and federal criminal history background check following the instructions posted on the Department's website. http://www.ncdoi.com/ASD/ASD_PublicAdjusters.aspx

Exam Required. Please wait for an e-mail from Pearson Vue sent to the business email provided within the application.  The e-mail will contain the information needed for you to make an exam reservation.

INITIAL EXAM EXCEPTIONS

Adjusters that are applying for a different adjuster license than the one currently held

Applicants whose resident NC license that went inactive within the last 90 days that are applying for the same authority on the no home state license as they held on their resident NC license (Applicable to all adjusters types).

REINSTATEMENT LICENSE EXAM EXCEPTIONS:

Exam is not required for reinstatement of an adjuster license that has not been active for less than one year and has a license status of Cancelled with license status reasons of Suspended , Voluntary Surrender, Bond Cancel, Non-Payment, or Cancelled.

In order for a Company/Independent Firm Adjuster, Hail Adjuster, Self-Employed Insurance Adjuster applicants applicant to apply through the No Home State application the residence address must not be in a state that licenses adjusters.

State Offerings (Individual)

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class Line of Authority (LOA) Exam Required

Hail Adjuster

Hail Adjuster

Y

Comp / Independent Firm Adjuster

Motor Club

Y

Self-Employed Insurance Adjuster

Self-Employed Insurance Adjuster

Y

Public Adjuster

Public Adjuster

Y

Motor Vehicle Damage Appraiser

Motor Vehicle Damage Appraiser

N

License Fees (Individual)

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

License Class / LOA Combination License Fee *

Hail Adjuster

$114.00
(License Fee - $20.00 +
Registration fee - $50.00 +
Application Fee - $44.00)

$104.00
(License Fee - $20.00 +
Registration fee - $50.00 +
Renewal Processing Fee - $34.00)

Company/Independent Firm Adjuster / Company/Independent Firm Adjuster

$169.00
(License Fee - $75.00 +
Registration fee - $50.00 +
Application Fee - $44.00)

$159.00
(License Fee - $75.00 +
Registration fee - $50.00 +
Reinstatement Fee - $34.00)

Public Adjuster / Public Adjuster

$207.00
(License Fee - $75.00 +
Registration fee - $50.00 +
Application Fee - $44.00 +
Fingerprint Fee - $38.00**)

$184.00
(License Fee - $75.00 +
Lapsed License

Motor Vehicle Damage Appraiser / Motor Vehicle Damage Appraiser

$169.00
(License Fee - $75.00 +
Registration fee - $50.00 +
Application Fee - $44.00)

$159.00
(License Fee - $75.00 +
Registration fee - $50.00 +
Reinstatement Fee - $34.00)

Self-Employed Insurance Adjuster / Self-Employed Insurance Adjuster

$169.00
(License Fee - $75.00 +
Registration fee - $50.00 +
Application Fee - $44.00)

$159.00
(License Fee - $75.00 +
Registration fee - $50.00 +

* Per application.

Contacts

Last Update: 6/12/2017

NORTH CAROLINA Non-Resident Licensing No Home State for Business Entities

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State Announcements

There are no announcements for North Carolina at this time

Primary Rules (Business Entity)

Response Question

Yes

Accepts initial license for business entities electronically.

No

Accepts major lines of authority.

No

Accepts limited lines of authority.

Yes

Applicant can add lines of authority (amend) to an existing active license.

Yes

Applicant can reinstate/reapply through NIPR's No Home State License Application.

Yes

License printing available electronically.

License Printing

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

Business Rules (Business Entity)

Applicant must provide a valid business email address.

Applicants must not have an active resident state license on PDB in any state.

In order for an applicant to apply or reinstate for an Adjuster license the applicant MUST NOT have an active resident adjuster license on PDB (in any state).

Background questions must all be answered "No".

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. .

All Public Adjuster applicants must submit either a 20,000 bond or a letter of credit in the amount of $20,000 from a qualified financial institution." Completed original NC Bond-PA form must be mailed.Otherwise, required documentation can be submitted by following the instructions posted on the Department's website: http://www.ncdoi.com/ASD/ASD_SubmissionOfLicensingDocumentation.aspx

At least one Designated Responsible Licensed Producer provided on the application must be actively licensed as a public adjuster in the state at the time a public adjuster business entity application is submitted.

Applicant must be one of the following legal business types: Corporations, Partnership, Limited Liability Company or Limited Liability Partnership.

Licensee cannot hold an adjuster license and a property, casualty, or personal lines insurance producer license in North Carolina. Licensees holding a Producer license with property, casualty, or personal lines of authority and applying for an adjuster license must surrender these Producer license types

Business entity public adjuster applicants must electronically submit fingerprints for EACH key person of the business entity for a state and federal criminal history background check following the instructions posted on the Department's website. http://www.ncdoi.com/ASD/ASD_PublicAdjusters.aspx.  A "key person" is considered an owner, partner, officer or director of the business entity, or member or manager of a limited liability company. The SBI Electronic Fingerprint Submission form must be sent to the state for review after the fingerprints are electronically submitted. Completed forms can be submitted by following the instructions posted on the Department's website: http://www.ncdoi.com/ASD/ASD_SubmissionOfLicensingDocumentation.aspx The Department must receive and review the criminal history background record for licensure decision. Please be aware that this may add additional processing time of up to 60 days.

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) DRLP Required

Public Adjuster Business Entity

LOA not applicable

Yes

License Fees (Business Entity)

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

License Class / LOA Combination Fee * Reinstatement Fee *

Public Adjuster Business Entity

$144.00 + $38.00 for each Owner, Partner, Officer and Director**
(License Fee - $100.00 +
Application Fee - $44.00)

$234.00
(License Fee - $100.00 +
Lapsed License Fee - $100.00 +
Renewal Processing Fee - $34.00)

* Per application.

Contacts

Last Update: 6/12/2017

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