SOUTH CAROLINA Resident License Renewal for Individuals

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State Announcements

South Carolina Adjuster Renewal Applicants: Between August 1st and August 31st every odd year adjusters may renew their license through the NIPR electronic application

 

South Carolina Public Adjuster Renewal Applicants: Between October 1st and October 31st every even year adjusters may renew their license through the NIPR electronic application

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 Period Begins Late Renewal Period 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 based 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.
Adjuster August 1st based on odd years. August 31st based on odd years. September 1st based on odd years. Sixty (60) days after September 1st based on odd years.
Public Adjuster October 1st based on odd years. October 31st based on odd years. November 1st based on odd years. Sixty (60) days after November 1st based on odd 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 Resident License (RL) 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.

Individual Producer and Individual Limited Lines applicants must have FBI background check submitted to South Carolina Department of Insurance before license can be renewed by 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.

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
Adjuster Property
Adjuster Casualty
Adjuster Surety
Adjuster Marine
Adjuster Crop Hail
Adjuster Workers' Compensation
Adjuster Personal Lines
Adjuster Commercial Lines
Adjuster Auto Liability
Adjuster Auto Physical Damage
Public Adjuster Property

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 / All LOAs $25.00 N/A
Special Producer / All LOAs $25.00 N/A
Appraiser / All LOAs $80.00 $160.00 ($80 renewal fee + $80 late fee)
Public Adjuster / All LOAs $80.00 $160.00 ($80 renewal fee + $80 late fee)
Adjuster / All LOAs $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.

Contacts

Last Update: 1/03/2017

SOUTH CAROLINA 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.
No Accepts renewals for limited lines of authority.
No 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 Period Begins Late Renewal Period 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.

Business address must not be P.O. Box.

Renewal for Producer Agency license class is Thirty day renewal period-1/1/even year to 1/31/even year. Late renewal begins after last day of renewal for the next 60 days (penalty fees apply). After 60 days, applicant is required to apply as new through RL.

If an Agency license was issued on or after 7/4/recent odd year – license does not need to be renewed for current renewal period

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.

State Offerings (Business Entity)

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

Renewal Fees (Business Entity)

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

License Class / LOA Combination Renewal Fee * Late Renewal Fee*
Producer Agency / None $40.00 $290.00 ($40 renewal fee + $250 late fee)

* Per application.

Contacts

Last Update: 1/03/2017

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