State Requirements

Alabama / Resident Renewal / Individual

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  • Fees shown are state fees only. These fees do not include NIPR transaction fees.
  • Additional fees:
    • Address violations - $50.00

Insurance Producer

  • Renewal Fee: $70.00
  • Late Renewal Fee: $120.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $140.00

Adjuster

  • Renewal Fee: $80.00
  • Late Renewal Fee: $120.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $140.00

Portable Electronics Insurance Large

  • Fee: $500.00
  • Late Renewal Fee: $550.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $1000.00

Portable Electronics Insurance Small

  • Renewal Fee: $100.00
  • Late Renewal Fee: $150.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $200.00

Reinsurance Intermediary

  • Renewal Fee: $100.00

Service Representative

  • Renewal Fee: $70.00
  • Late Renewal Fee: $120.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $140.00

Surplus Line Broker

  • Renewal Fee: $200.00

Title Insurance Agent

  • Fee: $40.00
  • Late Renewal Fee: $90.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $80.00
  • Please note that license class names can vary by state.
  • Applications for Other lines of authority will defer to state for approval.
PRODUCER

Insurance Producer

  • Life
  • Accident & Health or Sickness
  • Variable Life and Variable Annuity
  • Property
  • Casualty
  • Personal Lines
  • Credit
  • Crop
  • Travel
  • Motor Club
  • Legal Services
  • Bail Bond
  • Car Rental
  • Dental Services
  • Self-Service Storage Facility
Adjuster

Adjuster

  • Property and Casualty (including Workers' Compensation and Crop)
  • Property and Casualty (excluding Workers' Compensation and Crop)
  • Crop
  • Workers' Compensation
OTHER

Portable Electronics Insurance Large

  • No Line of Authority Required

Portable Electronics Insurance Small

  • No Line of Authority Required

Reinsurance Intermediary

  • No Line of Authority Required

Service Representative

  • Property
  • Casualty
  • Personal Lines

Surplus Line Broker

  • No Line of Authority Required

Title Insurance agent

  • Title Insurance Agent

Applicant Can

  • Submit renewals for individuals electronically.
  • Submit renewals for major lines of authority.
  • Submit renewals for limited lines of authority.
  • Submit renewals for surplus lines for individuals.
  • Late renew through NIPR's Resident License Renewal (RLR) Application.
  • Print licenses electronically.

Applicant Cannot

  • Submit a partial renewal. All Lines of Authority must be renewed.

Business Rules

  • Alabama license numbers will no longer include the beginning alpha character or any leading zeros. Example: ""A012345"" will be ""12345"" or ""A001234"" will be ""1234"".

  • Applicant renewing Surplus Line Broker license must hold an active Insurance Producer License with the Property & Casualty lines of authority.

  • Alabama Citizenship Law
    • Under Alabama Act no. 2011-535, an alien who is not lawfully present in the United States and who is not defined as an alien eligible for public benefits under 8 U.S.C. § 1621(a) or 8 U.S.C. § 1641 shall not receive any state or local public benefits, including a professional or commercial license provided by an agency of state government.
    • Any person who knowingly makes a false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement or representation in a declaration of United States citizenship commits perjury in the second degree, a Class A misdemeanor punishable by a definite term of imprisonment in the county jail or to hard labor for the county of not more than one year and a definite fine not exceeding $6,000. Alabama Act no. 2011-535, § 7(h).
    • Eligibility will be verified through the Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements program operated within the United States Department of Homeland Security.
  • Beginning on December 15, 2015, Proof of U.S. Citizenship is required for all applicants and licensees.  Proof may be submitted using this link: https://aldoi.gov/LicenseeCZ/Initial.aspx.  Proof is required in accordance with the Beason-Hammon Taxpayer and Citizen Protection Act.  Citizenship verification is required of ALL APPLICANTS.  There are sixteen different identifiers, including your official driver's license, any one of which can be used as proof.  Your license will not be renewed or issued until this documentation is received.  If information is not received within 10 days your application will be rejected.  Please note:  fees paid are non-refundable.

  • 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 note: There may be a variance of seven (7) to ten (10) days between the effective date communicated in the email response generated from NIPR's online application and the actual effective date assigned by the state of Alabama. The actual effective date will be submitted to the Producer Database (PDB) and printed on the license. To verify the effective date, please visit the state.

  • Please note, Alabama requires notification of address or email address change within 30 days of address change or an address violation fee will be assessed. If you hold an active license in Alabama you must use the Contact Change Request application by visiting the CCR Announcements . If your license is inactive on the Producer Database you must contact Alabama directly to make an address change. Updating an address within an initial or renewal license application will not update in the Alabama system.

Insurance Producer

Renewal Period: Ninety (90) days prior to expiration.

Late Renewal Period: Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date

Reinstatement Period: Thirty-one (31) days to one year past expiration.

Service Representative

Renewal Period: Ninety (90) days prior to expiration.

Late Renewal Period: Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date.

Reinstatement Period: Thirty-one (31) days to one year past expiration. 

Portable Electronics Insurance Small

Renewal Period: Ninety (90) days prior to expiration.

Late Renewal Period: Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date.

Reinstatement Period:Thirty-one (31) days to one year past expiration. 

Portable Electronics Insurance Large

Renewal Period: Ninety (90) days prior to expiration.

Late Renewal Period: Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date.

Reinstatement Period:Thirty-one (31) days to one year past expiration. 

Adjuster

Renewal Period: Ninety (90) days prior to expiration.

Late Renewal Period: Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date.

Reinstatement Period:Thirty-one (31) days to one year past expiration. 

Title Insurance Agent

Renewal Period: Ninety (90) days prior to expiration.

Late Renewal Period: Up to thirty (30) days after expiration date.

Reinstatement Period:Thirty-one (31) days to one year past expiration. 

Surplus Lines Broker

Renewal Period: October 1st - December 31st (Every Year)

Late Renewal Period: There is no late renewal period.  Applicant must use resident licensing.

Reinstatement Period:There is no late renewal period.  Applicant must use resident licensing.

Reinsurance Intermediary

Renewal Period: October 1st - December 31st (Every Year)

Late Renewal Period: There is no late renewal period.  Applicant must use resident licensing.

Reinstatement Period:There is no late renewal period.  Applicant must use resident licensing.

  • NIPR verifies compliance with the states CE requirement prior to allowing submission of a renewal application.  You may select your resident state on the following link: Verify My CE to view your CE transcript and determine whether the state has updated your status to compliant in their system and on what date.  It generally takes up to 72 hours from the compliance date for the status to be updated in our system.

  • The following license classes/lines of authority must be CE compliant:

Insurance Producer

  • Life
  • Accident & Health or Sickness
  • Property
  • Casualty
  • Personal Lines
  • Bail Bonds

Adjuster

  • Crop
  • Property and Casualty (excluding Workers’ Compensation and Crop)
  • Property and Casualty (including Workers’ Compensation and Crop)
  • Workers’ Compensation

Service Representative

  • Property
  • Casualty
  • Personal Lines

Title Insurance Agent

  • Title Insurance Agent

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Alabama Department of Insurance
P.O. Box 303351
Montgomery, AL 36130-3351
United States

Special Instructions

Frequently Asked Questions

Online printing information can be found by going to NIPR's license print page and selecting the state.

One year

  • Fax changes to: 334-240-3282