State Requirements

Maryland / Non-Resident Licensing / Individual

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  • Fees shown are state fees only. These fees do not include NIPR transaction fees.
  • Per application.
  • License amendments for insurance producer are $0.00.

Insurance Producer

  • Fee: $54.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $54.00

Surplus Lines

  • Fee: $100.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $100.00
  • Fee Disclaimers: If date of application is LESS than 1 year from or EQUAL to insurance producer License Expiration Date

Surplus Lines

  • Fee: $200.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $200.00
  • Fee Disclaimers: If date of application is GREATER than 1 year from insurance producer License Expiration Date.

Viatical Settlement Broker

  • Fee: $250.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $250.00

Motor Club Representative

  • Fee: $3.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $3.00
  • Fee Disclaimers: If date of application is September 1st – April 30th.

Motor Club Representative

  • Fee: $5.00
  • Reinstatement Fee: $5.00
  • Fee Disclaimers: If date of application is May 1st – August 31st.
  • Please note that license class names can vary by state.
  • Applications for Other lines of authority will defer to state for approval.

Insurance Producer

  • Life
  • Accident and Health or Sickness
  • Variable Life and Variable Annuity
  • Property
  • Casualty
  • Personal Lines
  • Credit
  • Travel
  • Other Lines

Surplus Lines Broker

  • No Line of Authority Required

Viatical Settlement Broker

  • No Line of Authority Required

Motor Club Representative

  • No Line of Authority Required

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 Non-Resident License Application.
  • Print licenses electronically.

Business Rules

  • Variable Life and Variable Annuity Products will be deferred and must provide proof of Series 63, Series 7, or Series 6 to Maryland by submitting documentation to

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

  • Applicant's name, license number, state of residence, and Tax ID must match current Producer Database (PDB) record for resident state.

  • Applicant must provide a valid country code.

  • Applicant may not apply for a license in their own resident state.

  • Reinstatements are allowed if license is in an inactive status and has been expired for more than one (1) year and one (1) day after expiration date.

  • Viatical Settlement Broker re-applications are allowed the day after expiration date.

  • 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.

  • With the exception of 'other' lines, applicant must have an equivalent active resident license when applying for a non-resident license.  

  • Insurance Producer Title applicants must email a copy of the original bond(s) or other required documentation directly to the Maryland Insurance Administration.  The email address is Please visit the Maryland Title for additional information.
  • Applicants with a Cancelled license status must contact Maryland Insurance Administration directly if attempting to re-apply.

  • Initial Self-Service Storage license applications must be submitted via a paper application directly to state.

  • Viatical settlement brokers must hold an active  Maryland insurance producer License with the Life line of authority.

  • Surplus lines broker applicant should hold an active Maryland insurance producer License with the Property & Casualty lines of authority prior to submitting the surplus lines broker application. 

  • 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.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Maryland Insurance Administration
Attention: Producer Licensing Unit
200 St. Paul Place, Suite 2700
Baltimore, MD 21202
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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