SOUTH CAROLINA Non-Resident License Renewal for Individuals

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State Announcements

There are no announcements for South Carolina at this time.

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 Non-Resident Renewal (NRR) 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 Begins Late Renewal Ends
Producer December 29th of the year prior to renewal.

Producers born in an even numbered year, renew in even numbered years.

Producers born in an odd numbered year, renew in odd numbered years
Last day of the birth month. N/A N/A
Limited Lines Producer
Special Producer December 29th of the year prior to renewal.

Producers born in an even numbered year, renew in even numbered years.

Producers born in an odd numbered year, renew in odd numbered years.
Last day of the birth month. N/A N/A
Appraiser Biennially October 1st base on odd years. Biennially October 31st base on odd years. Biennially November 1st based on odd years. Biennially sixty (60) days after November 1st based on odd years.
Surplus Lines Broker Biennially May 1st based on even years. Biennially May 31st based on even years. Biennially June 1st based on even years. Biennially sixty (60) days after June 1st based on even years.

Business Rules (Individual)

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

Applicants holding an inactive license with status reason lapse, denied, revoked, or suspended must late renew through the South Carolina Department of Insurance. Applicants holding an inactive license with status reason of anything other than those listed can reapply through Non-Resident License (NRL) Application or the South Carolina Department of Insurance.

Applicants for the variable line of authority (LOA) must supply FINRA CRD number on application.

With the exception of 'other' lines, applicant must have an equivalent active resident license when applying for a non-resident license.

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.

Please check Announcements for any last minute notifications about the states to which you are applying.

State Offerings (Individual)

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class Line of Authority (LOA)
Producer Life
Producer Accident & Health
Producer Property
Producer Casualty
Producer Variable Contracts
Producer Personal Lines
Limited Lines Surety
Limited Lines Travel Baggage
Limited Lines Credit
Limited Lines Crop Hail
Appraiser Auto Physical Damage
Surplus Lines Broker Property
Surplus Lines Broker Casualty
Special Producer Life
Special Producer Accident & Health
Special Producer Property
Special Producer Casualty
Special Producer Variable Contracts
Special Producer Personal Lines
Limited Lines Marine
Limited Lines Pre-Need Insurance
Limited Lines Title

Renewal Fees (Individual)

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

License Class / LOA Combination Renewal Fee * Late Renewal *
Producer / All LOAs $25.00 N/A
Limited Lines Producer / All LOAs $25.00 N/A
Special Producer / All LOAs $25.00 N/A
Appraiser / Auto Physical Damage $80.00 $160.00 ($80 renewal fee + $80 late fee)
Surplus Lines Broker / All LOAs $200.00 $400.00 ($200 renewal fee + $200 late fee)

* Per application.

If producer, special producer, or limited lines license was not renewed by last day of birth month, they must reinstate their license directly through the state

Contacts

Last Update: 1/03/2017

SOUTH CAROLINA Non-Resident License Renewal for Business Entities

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State Announcements

There are no announcements for South Carolina at this time.

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.
No Accepts renewals for surplus lines for business entities.
Yes Applicant can late renew through NIPR's Non-Resident Renewal (NRR) Application.
No Partial renewals allowed.
Yes License printing available electronically.

License Printing

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

Renewal Period (Business Entity)

License Class Renewal Period Begins Renewal Period Ends Late Renewal Begins Late Renewal Ends
Producer Agency Biennially January 1st based on even years. Biennially January 31st based on even years. Biennially February 1st based on even years. Biennially sixty (60) days after February 1st based on even years.

Business Rules (Business Entity)

Applicant must not apply to renewals if the agency license was issued on or after July 4th from the most recent odd year.

At least one (1) Designated Responsible Licensed Producer (DRLP) must be provided on the application and must have an active resident or non-resident license in South Carolina.

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.

Please check Announcements for any last minute notifications about the states to which you are applying.

State Offerings (Business Entity)

License Class Line of Authority (LOA) DRLP Required
Producer Agency None Yes

* 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 Renewal Fee * Total Reinstatement Fee *
Producer Agency / None $40.00 $290.00 ($250 reinstatement fee + $40 renewal fee)

* Per application..

Contacts

Last Update: 1/03/2017

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