State Requirements

Vermont / Non-Resident Licensing / Individual

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  • Fees shown are state fees only. These fees do not include NIPR transaction fees.
  • Per transaction, not per LOA. The fee charged in the resident state determines these fees.
  • Amendment Fee of $30.00 (For Producers, Non-Resident Managing General Agent, and consultants only)
  • Attention: The state you have selected imposes a retaliatory fee.  Please click below to review the fees.

Retaliatory Fees

Insurance Producer

Line of Authority Combination: Life, Accident & Health or Sickness, Variable Life and Variable Annuity, Property, Casualty, Personal Lines

  • Amendment Fee: $30.00
  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee

Limited Lines Producer

Line of Authority Combination: Credit, Car Rental, Limited Lines, Travel, Self Storage

  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee

Surplus Lines Broker

Line of Authority Combination: No Line of Authority Required

  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee

Appraiser

Line of Authority Combination: Auto Physical

  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee

Title Agent

Line of Authority Combination: Title

  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee

Surplus Lines Broker

Line of Authority Combination: No Line of Authority Required

  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee

Bail Bond Agent

Line of Authority Combination: Bail

  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee

Consultant

Line of Authority Combination: Life, Accident & Health or Sickness, Variable Life and Variable Annuity, Property, Casualty

  • Amendment Fee: $30.00
  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee

Life Settlement Broker

Line of Authority Combination: No Line of Authority Required

  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee

Managing General Agent

Line of Authority Combination: MGA - Life, MGA - Accident & Health or Sickness, MGA - Variable Life and Variable Annuity, MGA - Property, MGA - Casualty

  • Amendment Fee: $30.00
  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee

Reinsurance Intermediary

Line of Authority Combination: No Line of Authority Required

  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee

Portable Electronics

  • Fee Disclaimers: See Retaliatory Fee
  • 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
BROKER

Surplus Lines Broker

  • No Line of Authority Required

Life Settlement Broker

  • No Line of Authority Required
OTHER

Limited Lines Producer

  • Car Rental
  • Credit
  • Travel
  • Limited Lines
  • Self Storage

Appraiser

  • Auto Physical

Title Agent

  • Title

Bail Bond Agent

  • Bail

Consultant

  • Life
  • Accident & Health or Sickness
  • Variable Life and Variable Annuity
  • Property
  • Casualty

Managing General Agent

  • MGA - Life
  • MGA - Accident & Health or Sickness
  • MGA - Variable Life and Variable Annuity
  • MGA - Property
  • MGA - Casualty

Reinsurance Intermediary

  • 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 (NRL) Application.
  • Print license electronically.

Business Rules

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

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

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

  • Reinstatement applications are allowed immediately after license expiration date.

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

  • Applicants must hold both a life and variable life and annuity qualification in their resident state to request variable life and annuities LOA in Vermont.

  • Applicants for title agent must be licensed as a title agent in their home state, take and pass the Vermont Title Agent Examination, or admitted to the Vermont Bar.

  • Non-Resident Producer License class must carry Property & Casualty with Vermont in order to be eligible to apply for Surplus Lines.

  • Please allow up to 10 business days to process the application. If your application was accepted, please visit the Vermont website at https://dfr.vermont.gov/industry/insurance/producer-and-individual-licensing and choose Check the Status of a License. You will be able to print documentation containing the status of your 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.

  • IMPORTANT NOTICE: Vermont producer licenses expire on a common expiration date of March 31 of odd years. If you apply for a license now, you will pay the initial license and application fee for a license that expires on March 31, of the next odd year. You will also receive an invoice for the license renewal fee prior to the expiration date of that license. All applications received at the Insurance Department after March 1st, off the odd year will not be issued effective until April 1st, of the same odd year, unless a specific request is made.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Vermont Department of Financial Regulation
89 Main Street
Montpelier, VT 05620-3101
United States

Special Instructions

Producer and Individual Licensing: http://www.vermontinsuranceagent.info/

License Printing: https://sbs.naic.org/solar-external-lookup/license-manager

 

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The scores are good for 2 years from the date of the examination.

If you need to change your name on record with the Department, please submit the change in writing along with a copy of the documentation that supports the name change, such as a copy of your marriage certificate or copy of official court documentation supporting the name change. You can scan and email the documents to dfr.producerlicensing@vermont.gov or fax the documents to (802) 828-1633.

If you need to change your name on record with the Department, please submit the change in writing along with a copy of the documentation that supports the name change, such as a copy of official court documentation supporting the name change. You can scan and email the documents to dfr.producerlicensing@vermont.gov or fax the documents to (802) 828-1633.

Currently, they send the changes into the Department. It can be done via email to dfr.producerlicensing@vermont.gov or fax to 802-828-1633.

Changes to Owner’s Partners Officers and Directors do not need to be reported to the state.

They would send the request in as a voluntary surrender of license, must be signed and dated by the individual licensee. They can scan and email attachment, fax, or send regular mail to: Attn: Producer Licensing, Department of Financial Regulation, 89 Main Street, Montpelier, VT 05602-3101.