NEW JERSEY Non-Resident Licensing for Individuals

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State Announcements

There are no announcements for New Jersey at this time.

Primary Rules (Individual)

Response Question
Yes Accepts initial license for individuals electronically.
Yes Accepts surplus lines for individuals.
Yes Applicant can add lines of authority (amend) to an existing active license.
Yes Applicant can reinstate through NIPR's Non-Resident 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.

Non-citizens of the U.S. must have a resident license for selling insurance in one (1) of the fifty (50) U.S. states.

New Jersey will allow reinstatement of a license through NIPR's Non-Resident License Application if submitted one (1) year after expiration date. If within one year, applicant must late renew using NIPR’s Non-Resident Renewal Application.

Applicants must not have an inactive non-resident license in the state with an expiration date in the future.

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 other required documentation must be forwarded directly to the state


Disabled Veterans: If you are a disabled veteran and would like your licensing fee waived you may either:

  • Submit application through NIPR, pay the license fee, and contact New Jersey with documentation for a refund. Note: NIPR transaction fee is non-refundable.
  • Apply to New Jersey by paper application.
  • Refer to the state for more information.

State Offerings (Individual)

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class Line of Authority (LOA)
Producer - Individual Life
Producer - Individual Accident & Health or Sickness
Producer - Individual Property
Producer - Individual Casualty
Producer - Individual Variable
Producer - Individual Personal Lines
Producer - Individual Title
Producer - Individual Surplus Lines
Producer - Individual LL - Credit
Producer - Individual LL - Car Rental Insurance
Producer - Individual LL - Pet
Producer - Individual LL – Travel Insurance
Producer - Individual LL - Bail Bond
Producer - Individual LL - Group Mortgage Canc
Producer - Individual LL - Self Storage Pers Prop
Producer - Individual LL - Legal Insurance
Producer - Individual LL - Special Non-Resident

License Fees (Individual)

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

License Class / LOA Combination License Fee *
Producer / All LOAs excluding Limited (LL) LOAs $170.00 ($150 license fee + $20 processing fee)
Producer / All Limited (LL) LOAs $95.00 ($75 License Fee + $20 Processing Fee)

Note: Reinstatement fee is the same as the total initial license fee.

Additional fees:
LOA Addition fee - $20.00 per application (Limited Lines with Major Lines addition is $75.00)

Contacts

Last Update: 7/27/2016

NEW JERSEY Non-Resident Licensing for Business Entities

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State Announcements

There are no announcements for New Jersey at this time.

Primary Rules (Business Entity)

Response Question
Yes Accepts initial license for business entities electronically.
Yes Accepts surplus lines for business entities.
Yes Applicant can add lines of authority (amend) to an existing active license.
Yes Applicant can reinstate through NIPR's Non-Resident 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)

New Jersey will allow reinstatement of a license through NIPR's Non-Resident License Application if submitted one (1) year after expiration date. If within one year, applicant must late renew using NIPR’s Non-Resident Renewal Application.

At least one designated responsible producer must be provided and have an active resident or non-resident license in New Jersey. Exception: Portable Electronics Insurance licenses do not require a designated responsible producer.

Designated responsible producers must cumulatively cover all requested lines of authority. Exceptions: Portable Electronics Insurance licenses do not require a designated responsible producer. Public adjuster only requires a DRLP to hold an active license in New Jersey.

All applications for the public adjuster license class will be deferred to the state for further review. The New Jersey Public Adjusters’ Licensing Act requires each licensee to maintain a $10,000 dollar bond from a surety insurer authorized in New Jersey. Proof of bond is required before license will be issued. The law also requires two (2) passport photos. Please provide proof of compliance for bond requirement and two (2) pass port photos to the state.

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 other required documentation must be forwarded directly to the state.

State Offerings (Business Entity)

License Class Line of Authority (LOA) DRLP Required
Producer - Organization Life Yes
Producer - Organization Accident & Health or Sickness Yes
Producer - Organization Property Yes
Producer - Organization Casualty Yes
Producer - Organization Variable Yes
Producer - Organization Personal Lines Yes
Producer - Organization Title Yes
Producer - Organization Surplus Lines Yes
Producer - Organization LL - Credit Yes
Producer - Organization LL - Car Rental Insurance Yes
Producer - Organization LL – Pet Yes
Producer - Organization LL – Travel Insurance Yes
Producer - Organization LL - Bail Bond Yes
Producer - Organization LL - Group Mortgage Canc Yes
Producer - Organization LL - Self Storage Pers Prop Yes
Producer - Organization LL - Legal Insurance Yes
Producer - Organization LL - Special Non-Resident Yes
Portable Electronics Insurance None Yes
Public Adjuster None Yes

License Fees (Business Entity)

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

License Class / LOA Combination License Fee *
Producer / All LOAs excluding Limited (LL) LOAs $170.00 ($150 License Fee + $20 Processing Fee)
Producer / All Limited (LL) LOAs $95.00 ($75 License Fee + $20 Processing Fee)
Public Adjuster / None $70.00 ($50 License Fee + $20 Processing Fee)
Portable Electronics Insurance / None $120.00 ($100 License Fee + $20 Processing Fee)

Note: Reinstatement fee is the same as the total initial license fee.

Additional fees:
LOA Addition fee - $20.00 per application (Limited Lines with Major Lines addition is $75.00)

Contacts

Last Update: 7/27/2016

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