State Requirements

Idaho / Non-Resident Licensing / Individual

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  • Fees shown are state fees only. These fees do not include NIPR transaction fees.
  • All fees are charged per application.
  • Idaho does not charge a fee to amend an existing license.
  • Bail Agents are charged reinstatement fee after expiration regardless of status reason.
  • A reinstatement fee is charged for applicants that have Voluntary Surrender status and are less than one year past expiration date

Non-Resident Producer

  • Fee: $80.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $120.00

Non Resident Surplus Lines Broker

  • Fee: $80.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $120.00

Non Resident Bail Agent

  • Fee: $80.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $120.00

Life Settlement Broker

  • Fee: $300.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $160.00

Life Settlement Provider

  • Fee: $500.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $600.00
  • Please note that license class names can vary by state.
  • Applications for Other lines of authority will defer to state for approval.

Non Resident Producer

  • Life
  • Disability / Health
  • Property
  • Casualty
  • Variable
  • Personal Lines
  • Credit
  • Crop
  • Travel
  • Surety
  • Pet

Non Resident Surplus Lines Broker

  • Surplus Lines

Life Settlement Broker

  • Life Settlement

Non Resident Bail Agent

  • Bail Surety

Life Settlement Provider

  • Life Settlement

Applicant Can

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

Business Rules

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

  • Applicants for life settlement broker or life settlement provider must have active producer license with Life LOA.

  • Bail agents must be fingerprinted through Idaho's vendor, MorphoTrust USA, formerly L-1 Enrollment. Register or request fingerprint cards be mailed, and pay for fingerprinting by visiting Idaho's state website. Non-residents will need to contact the state for instructions. The fingerprinting fee is $50.30.

  • Applicant applying for bail surety license must carry a $15,000.00 bond and an appointment secured from a surety company. Applicants must submit original bond in the amount of $15,000.00 as well as the completed and signed appointment form to the Idaho Department of Insurance.

  • Reapplication of licenses is accepted through initial (NRL) application for non-resident individuals if line of authority status reason is Voluntary Surrender or Failure to Renew.
    • All other LOA status reasons cannot reapply via Non Resident Licensing (NRL). Applicant will be directed to apply through the state.
  • If applicant holds an inactive Non Resident Bail Agent license with a status reason of Failure to Renew- Reinstateable, Failure to Renew or Voluntary Surrender applicant must reapply through NRL and pay reinstatement fee.

  • All applicants that hold an inactive license with status reason Voluntary Surrender and within one year of license expiration date must pay a reinstatement fee to reapply.  The reinstatement fee is double the Idaho licensing renewal fee. After one year no additional fee will be charged.

  • Applicants cannot renew or reinstate license day 1 through day 3 after expiration date (may apply on day 4).

  • Applicants must first reinstate their existing license before adding new lines to the 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.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Idaho Department of Insurance
Attention: Producer Licensing
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0043
United States

Frequently Asked Questions

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

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