State Requirements

South Dakota / Resident Renewal / Individual

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Resident Producer

  • Renewal Fee: $20.00
  • Late Renewal Fee: $40.00

Surplus Lines Broker

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

Bail Bonds Producer

  • Renewal Fee: $0.00

Managing General Agent

  • Renewal Fee: $25.00
  • Please note that license class names can vary by state.
  • Applications for Other lines of authority will defer to state for approval.


  • Life
  • Accident & Health or Sickness
  • Variable Products
  • Property
  • Casualty
  • Personal Lines
  • Credit
  • Crop

Bail Bonds Producer

  • Surety Bail Bonds
  • Professional Bail Bonds
  • Property Bail Bonds

Surplus Lines Broker

  • Surplus Lines

Managing General Agent

  • No Line of Authority Required

Applicant Can

  • Submit renewal application for individuals electronically.
  • Submit renewals for surplus lines for individuals.
  • Submit partial renewals.
  • Late renew through NIPR's Resident License Renewal Application.
  • Print license electronically.

Business Rules

  • Applicant must provide a valid business email address.

  • Applicant cannot renew earlier than 90 days prior to license expiration date.

  • Partial renewals are allowed.

  • Resident Surplus Lines Broker applicants must actively hold BOTH single lines of Resident Producer Property and Casualty on the Producer Database.

  • Professional Bail Bond producers are required to submit an annual financial statement and annual list of forfeitures of bonds by April 30 to the South Dakota Division of Insurance.

  • Managing General Agent renewal applicants must have an active Resident Producer license on the Producer Database.

  • Managing General Agents must apply as new via Resident Licensing after expiration.

  • Resident Producer and Surplus Lines Broker applicants must late renew their license through NIPR's Resident License Renewal Application if within one year of expiration. After one year, applicants may reinstate through NIPR's Resident License 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.

Resident Producer/ Surplus Lines Broker

Renewal Period Begins: 90 days prior to license expiration date

Renewal Period EndsLast day of birth month biannually.

Reinstatement Period Beigns:The day after expiration date.

Reinstatement Period: One (1) year past expiration date.

Bail Bonds Producer

Renewal Period Begins: 90 days prior to license expiration date

Renewal Period Ends: May 1st annally


Managing General Agent

Renewal Period Begins: 90 days prior to license expiration date

Renewal Period Ends: July 1st annally

  • 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.


Resident Producer

  • Life
  • Accident & Health or Sickness
  • Property
  • Casualty
  • Personal Lines
  • Crop

Contact Information

Mailing Address

South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation
124 S. Euclid Ave, 2nd Floor
Pierre, SD 57501
United States

Phone: (605) 773-3563
Producer Licensing: (605) 773-3513
Continuing Education:: (605) 773-3946
Fax: (605) 773-5369

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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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