State Requirements

Florida / Resident Licensing / Individual

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  • Fees shown are state fees only. These fees do not include NIPR transaction fees.
  • There is an additional $5 charge per Line of Authority.

Agent

Line of Authority Combination: All Lines Except Title

  • Fee: $50.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $50.00
  • Fee Disclaimers: Fee + $5.00 Per line of authority

Agent

Line of Authority Combination: Title

  • Fee: $10.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $10.00
  • Fee Disclaimers: Fee + $5.00 Per line of authority

Service Representative

  • Fee: $50.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $50.00
  • Fee Disclaimers: Fee + $5.00 Per line of authority
  • NIPR does not verify exams prior to allowing submission of an application, however, an exam is required prior to the states approval of the request.
  • Please note that license class names can vary by state.
PRODUCER

Agent

Exam Required

  • Life with Variable Annuities
  • Health
  • General Lines - ALL
  • Personal Lines
  • Surplus Lines
  • Title

No Exam Required

  • Credit
  • Motor Vehicle Rental
  • Travel
  • Portable Electronics
OTHER

Service Representative

No Exam Required

  • Home Warranty
  • Motor Vehicle Service Agreement Representative
  • Service Warranty

Applicant Can

  • Submit initial license for individuals electronically.
  • Submit major lines of authority.
  • Submit limited lines of authority.
  • Submit surplus lines for individuals.
  • Add lines of authority (amend) to an existing active license.
  • Reinstate/reapply through NIPR's Resident License (RL) Application.
  • Print Licenses Electronically.

Business Rules

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

  • Applicant must provide either the Residence and/or Business address in Florida.

  • Applicant must not hold another active resident license in another state.

  • Non-citizens must submit a copy of your work authorization documentation to agentlicensing@myfloridacfo.com

  • P.O. Box addresses cannot be used for residence or business address fields.

  • Addresses provided on the application must all be U.S. addresses.

  • All instances of phone number must be a valid 10 digit phone number (extensions are allowed but must be populated in extension field).

  • Florida applicants must be fingerprinted by MorphoTrust USA. To register and pay for fingerprinting, go to www.L1enrollment.com/FLInsurance. Additional information can be found on Florida’s website at http://www.myfloridacfo.com/Division/Agents. If you submitted fingerprints to Florida in the last 12 months, you’re not required to submit fingerprints. If you currently hold a valid Florida license and submitted fingerprints within the last 48 months, you’re not required to submit fingerprints.

  • Applicants applying for Surplus Lines LOA (PDB code 61) must have an active Agent license (PDB code 1) with ‘General Lines – All’ LOA (PDB code 43) at time of application.

  • After submission, please setup a MyProfile account at the state of Florida in order to monitor the status of the transaction.  MyProfile account can be setup at: https://DICE.fldfs.com

  • Continuing Education (CE) is due bi-annually by the end of licensee's birth month. Additional information can be found on Florida’s Continuing Education page - https://www.myfloridacfo.com/Division/Agents/Licensure/Education/CEReq.htm. A licensee’s CE requirement can be viewed in the licensee's MyProfile account at https://DICE.fldfs.com.      

  • 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.

  • Pending misdemeanor crimes or misdemeanors within the previous twelve months are not excluded and must be reported on the application for licensure.

  • Persons who have committed certain felonies are permanently barred from applying for licensure. Other felonies and certain misdemeanors require the applicant to wait for a disqualifying period to lapse prior to applying for licensure. The permanent bar and the disqualifying periods apply regardless of whether adjudication was withheld, or an applicant's civil rights have been restored. Please visit Florida's state website for more detailed information to review prior to applying for licensure.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Florida Department of Financial Services
200 E Gaines St.
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0319
United States

Special Instructions

Special Instructions/Links

MyProfile
MorphoTrust USA Enrollment Services

Frequently Asked Questions

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

One Year

Licensees must mail or email the request to change your name, date of birth, or social security number. You must attach LEGIBLE supporting documentation (marriage certificate, articles of incorporation, driver's license, social security card, etc.) to one of the locations below.

  • Florida Department of Financial Services
    Bureau of Agent and Agency Licensing
    200 E. Gaines Street, Room 419
    Tallahassee, FL 32399-0319
  • AgentLicensing@MyFloridaCFO.com

Licensees must mail or email the request to change your name, date of birth, or social security number. You must attach LEGIBLE supporting documentation (marriage certificate, articles of incorporation, driver's license, social security card, etc.) to one of the locations below.

  • Florida Department of Financial Services
    Bureau of Agent and Agency Licensing
    200 E. Gaines Street, Room 419
    Tallahassee, FL 32399-0319
  • AgentLicensing@MyFloridaCFO.com

Please review the requirements listed on the state's website:

Licensees may also submit the request in writng by forwarding a request to:

  • Florida Department of Financial Services
    Division of Agent and Agency Services
    Bureau of Licensing
    200 East Gaines St
    Tallahassee, FL 32399-0319

The request must include the Name, FL license number, mailing address, telephone number, the FL insurance license (or a statement indicating that you do not have the ID), and the licensee's signature.