PUERTO RICO Non-Resident Adjuster Licensing for Individuals


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State Announcements

Posted 9/20/2016

Puerto Rico application processing may be delayed due to temporarily closing of the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance for severe weather conditions.

Primary Rules

Response Question
Yes Accepts adjuster for individuals electronically.
No Accepts adjuster for business entities electronically.
No Accepts Adjuster Designated Home State (ADHS) electronically.
Yes Applicant can reinstate a license electronically.
Yes Applicant can add lines of authority to an existing active license electronically.
Yes Print licenses electronically.

* Business entities will apply through Non-Resident Licensing (NRL) rather than Non-Resident Adjuster Licensing (NRAL).

License Printing

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

Note: Please allow up to 1-2 business days after application has been approved for license printing availability.

Business Rules

Individual applicants - Applicant must be 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.

Applicant must use NRAR if within renewal period (30 days prior to expiration date - to 30 days past expiration date).

If applicant has had a license suspended or revoked in any state applicant must contact Office of the Commissioner of Insurance of Puerto Rico directly for further direct direction to amend or apply for a license.

All emergency adjuster must submit a sponsorship form and fax to Office of the Commissioner of Insurance of Puerto Rico before the application will be processed.

Independent or public adjusters may not hold any other license type concurrently.

Public adjusters are required to submit $10,000 bond.

There must be no serious RIRS actions for the applicant.

There must be no SAD actions for the applicant.

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

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class Line of Authority (LOA) Major / Limited / Other *
Independent Adjuster Automobile & Accidents Other
Independent Adjuster Marine, Transportation, Fire & Allied Lines Other
Public Adjuster Automobile & Accidents Other
Public Adjuster Marine, Transportation, Fire & Allied Lines Other
Emergency Adjuster Automobile & Accidents Other
Emergency Adjuster Marine, Transportation, Fire & Allied Lines Other

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

License Fees

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

License Class / LOA Combination Fee * Reinstatement Fee * Amendment Fee *
Independent Adjuster / All LOAs $420.00 $420.00 $0.00
Public Adjuster / All LOAs $420.00 $420.00 $0.00
Emergency Adjuster / All LOAs $420.00 $420.00 $0.00

* Per application.


Last Update: 9/08/2017