State Requirements

Virginia / Resident Renewal / Individual

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  • Fees shown are state fees only. These fees do not include NIPR transaction fees.
  • Per application.
  • Additional fees:
    • Public adjuster CE fee: $15.00 per application

Public Adjuster

  • Fee: $250.00


  • Fee: $50.00

Surplus Lines Broker

  • Fee: $50.00

Viatical Settlement Broker

  • Fee: $50.00
  • Please note that license class names can vary by state.

Public Adjuster

  • Public Adjuster

Surplus Lines Broker

  • Surplus Lines

Viatical Settlement Broker

  • Viatical Settlement Broker


  • Life & Health Consultant
  • Property & Casualty Consultant

Applicant Can

  • Submit renewals for individuals electronically.
  • Submit renewals for surplus lines for individuals.
  • Submit partial renewals.
  • Print license electronically.

Applicant Cannot

  • Submit renewals for major lines of authority
  • Submit renewals for limited lines of authority.
  • Submit can late renew through NIPR's Resident License Renewal Application.

Business Rules

  • Requirements for All Applicants
    • Be at least 18 years old or older
    • Use Virginia address for applicant’s mailing and residence address
    • Do NOT use business addresses or PO Boxes
  • Complete the Annual Certification of Anti-Fraud Initiatives Form, then email completed certifications and/or any questions concerning your compliance status to
  • 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.

  • Please note: An application is considered unapproved and closed after thirty (30) calendar days if the applicant does not provide all required documentation. A new application and non-refundable processing fee is required.

  • Renewal status can be checked online, and if the expiration date shows the following year the license is renewed and can be printed online.
  • License-specific Requirements
    • Consultant:
      • Applicants cannot renew a Property & Casualty Consultant license if a Life & Health Consultant license has already been renewed and vice versa.
    • Surplus Lines
      • Residents must certify that they will keep a $25,000 bond in force in favor of the Commonwealth for as long as the license is effective.
      • The minimum Annual Surplus Lines Brokers Assessment is $300 and is required even if no business was transacted. Once you have keyed in your Virginia license number, the system will automatically calculate the assessment amount due based on the taxable premium entered. You can print the report and mail it with a check to the address noted on the report, or you can file and pay electronically by selecting the File and Pay Assessment button.
    • Viatical Settlement Broker:
      • Within 60 days of licensure and by March 1 annually thereafter, a Viatical Settlement Broker (VSB) must certify implementation of anti-fraud initiatives reasonably calculated to detect, prosecute, and prevent fraudulent viatical settlement acts to the Commission.
      • Complete the Annual Certification of Anti-Fraud Initiatives Form, then email completed certifications and/or any questions concerning your compliance status to

All License Classes

Renewal Period Begins: Ninety (90) days prior to expiration.

Renewal Period Ends: License Expiration Date

  • NIPR does not verify compliance with the states CE requirement prior to allowing submission of a renewal application, however compliance is required prior to the states approval of the request. 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.
  • Public adjuster CE fee: $15.00 per application

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Virginia Bureau of Insurance
P.O. Box 1157
Richmond, VA 23218
United States

Special Instructions

Special Instructions/Links

License Number Search

Frequently Asked Questions

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

  • 183 calendar days

  • Not required to be reported to Virginia

  • Moving from Virginia to another state: Clearance letter, which when processed terminates all active licenses and appointments in Virginia, is required when moving to another state. Visit Downloadable Forms to download the Service Request Form. After obtaining a license in your new home state, visit Online Services & Information to apply for your Virginia nonresident license.