VIRGIN ISLANDS Resident Licensing for Individuals

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State Announcements

Posted 9/28/2017

Virgin Islands application processing may be delayed due to severe weather conditions.

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/reapply through NIPR's Resident License Application.
No License printing available electronically.
Yes Applicant must currently hold or be applying for life if they are applying for variable.

License Printing

The Virgin Islands does not offer online license printing. All licenses will be printed and mailed once they have been issued.

Business Rules (Individual)

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

An affiliation is not required and the applicant may skip the "Affiliations" page on the uniform application.

Applicants must reinstate through NIPR’s Resident License Renewal Application if license is inactive and within five (5) years of license expiration date. Exclusions: Agent and Apprentice Agent/Solicitor applicants.

Agent and Apprentice Agent/Solicitor applicants must apply as new through NIPR’s Resident License Application if their license status is inactive.

Applicants for the variable line of authority (LOA) must supply a FINRA Central Registry Depository (CRD) number on the application.  If you need to verify your CRD number you may use the Broker Search feature found on FINRA’s website.

Applicant must not have another active resident state on the producer database.

Applicant must have been a resident of the U.S. Virgin Islands territory for at least one hundred and eighty (180) days.

Applicant must provide a valid Virgin Islands residence address. Address may not contain a P.O. Box.

Applicants with a status reason of revoked or suspension-admin action cannot apply electronically.

Amendments are allowed on active licenses or when reinstating license.

If application is received between October and December, applicant will need to pay full licensing fee. No prorating and no blackout periods.

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 (Individual)

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class Line of Authority (LOA) Exam Required
Agent Life Yes
Agent Disability Yes
Agent Health Yes
Agent Property Yes
Agent Casualty Yes
Agent Annuities Yes
Agent Variable Annuities Yes
Agent Accident Yes
Agent Variable Life Yes
Agent Variable Contracts Yes
Agent Title Yes
Agent Surety Yes
Broker Life Yes
Broker Disability Yes
Broker Health Yes
Broker Property Yes
Broker Casualty Yes
Broker Annuities Yes
Broker Variable Annuities Yes
Broker Accident Yes
Broker Variable Life Yes
Broker Variable Contracts Yes
Broker Surety Yes
Broker Title Yes
Public Adjuster None Yes
Independent Adjuster None Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Surety Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Life Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Accident Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Disability Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Health Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Property Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Casualty Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Annuities Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Variable Annuities Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Title Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Variable Life Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Variable Contracts Yes
General Agent Surety Yes
General Agent Life Yes
General Agent Disability Yes
General Agent Health Yes
General Agent Property Yes
General Agent Casualty Yes
General Agent Annuities Yes
General Agent Variable Annuities Yes
General Agent Title Yes
General Agent Accident Yes
General Agent Variable Life Yes
General Agent Variable Contracts Yes
General Manager None No
Medical Air Rep None No
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Life Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Disability Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Health Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Property Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Casualty Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Annuities Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Variable Annuities Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Title Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Accident Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Variable Life Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Variable Contracts Yes
Solicitor Life Yes
Solicitor Disability Yes
Solicitor Health Yes
Solicitor Property Yes
Solicitor Casualty Yes
Solicitor Annuities Yes
Solicitor Variable Annuities Yes
Solicitor Title Yes
Solicitor Accident Yes
Solicitor Variable Life Yes
Solicitor Variable Contracts Yes
Solicitor Surety Yes

License Fees (Individual)

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

License Class / LOA Combination License Fee *
Agent / All LOAs $300.00
Broker / All LOAs $400.00
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor / All LOAs $50.00
Independent Adjuster / None $300.00
Public Adjuster / None $300.00
General Agent / All LOAs $600.00
General Manager / None $600.00
Surplus Lines Broker / All LOAs $400.00
Solicitor / All LOAs $300.00
Medical Air Rep / None $75.00

* Per application.

Additional fees:

  • LOA Addition Fee - $25.00 per LOA.

Contacts

Last Update: 8/02/2016

VIRGIN ISLANDS Resident Licensing for Business Entities

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State Announcements

Posted 9/28/2017

Virgin Islands application processing may be delayed due to severe weather conditions.

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.
No Applicant can reinstate/reapply through NIPR's Resident License Application.
No License printing available electronically.
Yes Applicant must currently hold or be applying for life if they are applying for variable.

License Printing

The Virgin Islands does not offer online license printing. All licenses will be printed and mailed once they have been issued.

Business Rules (Business Entity)

Applicant must be one of the following legal business types:

  • Corporation
  • Partnership
  • Limited Liability Company (LLC)
  • Limited Liability Partnership (LLP)
  • Sole Proprietorship

Applicant must provide a valid Virgin Islands business address. Addresses may not contain a P.O. Box.

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

At least one (1) designated responsible producer must hold all lines of authority requested on the application.

Applicants with a status reason of revoked or suspension-admin action may not apply electronically.

Applicants must reinstate through NIPR’s Resident License Renewal Application if license is inactive and within five (5) years of license expiration date. Exclusions: Agent and Apprentice Agent/Solicitor applicants.

Agent and Apprentice Agent/Solicitor applicants must apply as new through NIPR’s Resident License Application if their license status is inactive.

If application is received between October and December, applicant will need to pay full licensing fee. No prorating and no blackout periods.

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
Agent Life Yes
Agent Disability Yes
Agent Health Yes
Agent Property Yes
Agent Casualty Yes
Agent Annuities Yes
Agent Variable Annuities Yes
Agent Accident Yes
Agent Variable Life Yes
Agent Variable Contracts Yes
Agent Title Yes
Agent Surety Yes
Broker Life Yes
Broker Disability Yes
Broker Health Yes
Broker Property Yes
Broker Casualty Yes
Broker Annuities Yes
Broker Variable Annuities Yes
Broker Accident Yes
Broker Variable Life Yes
Broker Variable Contracts Yes
Broker Surety Yes
Broker Title Yes
Public Adjuster None Yes
Independent Adjuster None Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Surety Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Life Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Accident Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Disability Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Health Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Property Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Casualty Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Annuities Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Variable Annuities Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Title Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Variable Life Yes
Surplus Lines Broker Variable Contracts Yes
General Agent Surety Yes
General Agent Life Yes
General Agent Disability Yes
General Agent Health Yes
General Agent Property Yes
General Agent Casualty Yes
General Agent Annuities Yes
General Agent Variable Annuities Yes
General Agent Title Yes
General Agent Accident Yes
General Agent Variable Life Yes
General Agent Variable Contracts Yes
Medial Air Rep None Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Life Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Disability Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Health Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Property Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Casualty Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Annuities Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Variable Annuities Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Title Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Accident Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Variable Life Yes
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor Variable Contracts Yes
Solicitor Life Yes
Solicitor Disability Yes
Solicitor Health Yes
Solicitor Property Yes
Solicitor Casualty Yes
Solicitor Annuities Yes
Solicitor Variable Annuities Yes
Solicitor Title Yes
Solicitor Accident Yes
Solicitor Variable Life Yes
Solicitor Variable Contracts Yes
Solicitor Surety 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 *
Agent / All LOAs $300.00
Broker / All LOAs $400.00
Independent Adjuster / None $300.00
Public Adjuster / None $300.00
Apprentice Agent / Solicitor / All LOAs $50.00
General Agent / All LOAs $600.00
Surplus Lines Broker / All LOAs $400.00
Solicitor / All LOAs $300.00
Medical Air Rep / None $75.00

* Per application.

Additional fees:

  • Amendment fee - $25.00 per LOA.

Contacts

Last Update: 8/02/2016

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