CONNECTICUT Resident Licensing for Individuals

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State Announcements

Posted 3/21/2019

Effective Friday March 15, 2019 Connecticut Department of Insurance added Fraternal Agent, Certified Insurance Consultant. Reinsurance Intermediary Broker, Reinsurance Intermediary Manager and PA 187 Travel to NIPR's electronic applications.

 

 

Primary Rules (Individual)

Response

Question

Yes

Accepts initial license for individuals electronically.

Yes

Accepts major lines of authority.

Yes

Accepts limited lines of authority.

Yes

Accepts surplus lines for individuals.

Yes

Applicant can add lines of authority (amend) to an existing active license.

Yes

Applicant can reinstate/reapply through NIPR's Resident License Application.

Yes

License printing available electronically.

License Printing

To print your license, click the state on NIPR's Producer Licensing Map.

Business Rules (Individual)

Applicants applying for the Variable Life and Variable Annuity LOA must supply FINRA CRD number on application.

Applicant must renew license before amending.

Applicants applying for Insurance Producer Variable Life and Variable Annuity must actively hold or apply for Insurance Producer Life.

Applicants applying for Fraternal Agent Variable Life and Variable Annuity must actively hold or apply for Fraternal Agent Life.

An affiliation is not required, and the applicant may proceed past the "Affiliations" page on the uniform application.

Insurance Producer and PA 187 Travel applicants that have been inactive for more than one year past expiration date may reinstate through (RL) application.

Casualty Adjuster, MVPD Appraisers, Public Adjusters, Certified Insurance Consultant, Fraternal Agents, Reinsurance Intermediary Broker, Reinsurance Intermediary Manager and Surplus Lines applicants may reinstate the day after expiration date.

Casualty Adjuster applicants cannot apply for more than one line of authority within license class on the same application.

Applicants applying for Surplus Lines must actively hold both single lines of Property and Casualty under insurance producer license class prior to submitting the Surplus Lines Broker application.

Casualty Adjuster, MVPD Appraiser, Third Party Administrator, Public Adjuster, PA 187 Travel, Certified Insurance Consultant, Certified Insurance Consultant, Fraternal Agents, Premium Finance Company, Reinsurance Intermediary Broker, Reinsurance Intermediary Manager and Surplus Lines applicants cannot enter 'Doing Business As" (DBA) name.
Please note that applying solely for a PA 187 Travel license will incur a fee of $750.  If unsure if you are to apply for this license, please refer inquiries to Licensing Division at: cid.licensing@ct.gov before proceeding.

Your application information will be reviewed and processed by the Connecticut Insurance Department. Most applications will be processed within 7-10 business days. You will receive email notification from the State once the LICENSE has been APPROVED. Check for your approved license at:  www.ct.gov/cid. Under General Information" select Verify and Print a 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.

State Offerings (Individual)

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class

Line of Authority (LOA)

Exam Required

Insurance Producer

Life

Y

Insurance Producer

Accident and Health or Sickness

Y

Insurance Producer

Property

Y

Insurance Producer

Casualty

Y

Insurance Producer

Personal Lines

Y

Insurance Producer

Variable Life and Variable Annuity

N

Insurance Producer

Variable Annuity

N

Insurance Producer

Credit

N

Insurance Producer

Travel

N

Casualty Adjuster

CA - All Lines

Y

Casualty Adjuster

CA - All Lines Except WC

Y

Casualty Adjuster

CA - Auto Only

Y

Casualty Adjuster

CA - Workers Compensation Only

Y

Certified Insurance Consultant

Life, Accident and Health or Sickness

Y

Certified Insurance Consultant

Property and Casualty

Y

Fraternal Agent

Accident and Health or Sickness

N

Fraternal Agent

Life

N

Fraternal Agent

Variable Life and Variable Annuity

N

MVPD Appraiser

Auto Physical Damage

Y

PA 187 Travel

Travel

N

Public Adjuster

Property

Y

Surplus Lines

Surplus Lines

Y

Reinsurance Intermediary Broker

Other

N

Reinsurance Intermediary Manager

Other

N

For information related to examination requirement including scheduling an examination please review information available on the state's website: Connecticut Department of Insurance

License Fees (Individual)

Fees shown are state fees only. These fees do not include NIPR transaction fees.

License Class / LOA Combination

Fee *

Reinstatement Fee *

Insurance Producer / All LOAs

$140.00

$130.00 (Total)

Casualty Adjuster/ All LOAs

$130.00

$130.00 (Total)

Certified Insurance Consultant / All LOA's

$300.00

$300.00 (Total)

Fraternal Agent

$130.00

$130.00 (Total)

MVPD Appraiser/Auto Physical Damage

$130.00

$130.00 (Total)

PA 187 Travel / Travel

$750.00

$750.00 (Total)

Public Adjuster/Property

$300.00

$300.00 (Total)

Reinsurance Intermediary Broker / Other

$675.00

$675.00 (Total)

Reinsurance Intermediary Manager / Other

$675.00 

$675.00 (Total)

Surplus Lines / Surplus Lines

$675.00

$675.00 (Total)

* Per application. 

Amendment fee will be license fee.

Contacts

Last Update: 3/15/2019

CONNECTICUT Resident Licensing for Business Entities

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State Announcements

Posted 3/21/2019

Effective Friday March 15, 2019 Connecticut Department of Insurance added Certified Insurance Consultant, Premium Finance Company, Reinsurance Intermediary Broker, Reinsurance Intermediary Manager and PA 187 Travel to NIPR's electronic applications.

 

 

Primary Rules (Business Entity)

Response

Question

Yes

Accepts initial license for business entities electronically.

Yes

Accepts major lines of authority.

Yes

Accepts limited lines of authority.

Yes

Accepts surplus lines for business entities.

Yes

Applicant can add lines of authority (amend) to an existing active license.

Yes

Applicant can reinstate/reapply through NIPR's Resident License Application.

Yes

License printing available electronically.

License Printing

To print your license, click the state on NIPR's Producer Licensing Map.

Business Rules (Business Entity)

Applicant must renew license before amending.

Insurance Producer and PA 187 Travel applicants that have been inactive for more than one year past expiration date may reinstate through (RL) application.

Casualty Adjuster, MVPD Appraiser, Public Adjuster, Third Party Administrator, Premium Finance Company, Certified Insurance Consultant, Reinsurance Intermediary Broker, Reinsurance Intermediary Manager and Surplus Lines applicants may reinstate the day after expiration date.

Casualty Adjuster applicants cannot apply for more than one line of authority within license class on the same application.

Applicants renewing insurance producer Variable Life and Variable Annuity must actively hold or renew insurance producer Life.

Applicants applying for Surplus Lines must actively hold both single lines of Property and Casualty under insurance producer license class prior to submitting the Surplus Lines Broker application.

Casualty Adjuster, MVPD Appraiser, Third Party Administrator, Public Adjuster, PA 187 Travel, Certified Insurance Consultant, Certified Insurance Consultant, Premium Finance Company, Reinsurance Intermediary Broker, Reinsurance Intermediary Manager and Surplus Lines applicants cannot enter 'Doing Business As" (DBA) name.

At least one Designated Responsible Licensed Individual must be listed on application. Insurance producers, Certified Insurance Consultant, Surplus Lines, Casualty Adjusters, MVPD Appraisers and Public Adjusters require at least one active Designated Responsible Licensed Individual to hold same license type but do not require lines to match.

DRLP's are not required for Third Party Administrators and Premium Finance Companies.

At least one Designated Responsible Licensed Individual listed must have either an active PA 187 Travel or Insurance Producer license type with a Property, Casualty, Life, Accident and Health or Sickness or Personal Lines line of authority if applying for PA 187 Travel.

All Third-Party Administrator applicants must provide complaint contact information.

Third Party Administrator applicants must submit documentation to the Connecticut Insurance Department as required by Connecticut Public Act 11-58 38a-720. Surety bond amount is $500,000. Attachments for "Yes" responses to questions 1-5 should be attached to the NIPR Warehouse. All other attachments should be scanned and emailed to: cid.tpa@ct.gov.

Please note that applying solely for a PA 187 Travel license will incur a fee of $750.   If unsure if you are to apply for this license, please refer inquiries to Licensing Division at: cid.licensing@ct.gov before proceeding.

Premium Finance Company applicants will need to complete required forms. Send completed forms to: cid.financial@ct.gov. Premium Finance Company Questions can be directed to Ken Cotrone (860) 297-3994. Business Entities must complete Power of Attorney Corporation or Power of Attorney LLC Form AND Premium Finance Initial or Reinstatement Form.

The application information will be reviewed and processed by the Connecticut Insurance Department. Most applications will be processed within 7-10 business days. The applicant will receive email notification from the state once the LICENSE has been APPROVED. Check for the approved license at:  www.ct.gov/cid.  Under "General Information" select Verify and Print a 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.

State Offerings (Business Entity)

License Class

Line of Authority (LOA)

DRLP Required

Insurance Producer

Life

Yes

Insurance Producer

Accident and Health or Sickness

Yes

Insurance Producer

Property

Yes

Insurance Producer

Casualty

Yes

Insurance Producer

Personal Lines

Yes

Insurance Producer

Variable Life and Variable Annuity

Yes

Insurance Producer

Credit

Yes

Insurance Producer

Travel

Yes

Casualty Adjuster

CA - All Lines

Yes

Casualty Adjuster

CA - All Lines Except WC

Yes

Casualty Adjuster

CA - Auto Only

Yes

Casualty Adjuster

CA - Workers Compensation Only

Yes

Certified Insurance Consultant

Life, Accident and Health or Sickness

Yes

Certified Insurance Consultant

Property and Casualty

Yes

MVPD Appraiser

Auto Physical Damage

Yes

PA 187 Travel

Travel

Yes

Premium Finance Company

Other

No

Public Adjuster

Property

Yes

Reinsurance Intermediary Broker

Other

Yes

Reinsurance Intermediary Manager

Other

Yes

Surplus Lines

Surplus Lines

Yes

Third Party Administrator

Other

No

License Fees (Business Entity)

Fees shown are state fees only. These fees do not include NIPR transaction fees.

License Class / LOA Combination

License Fee *

Reinstatement Fee *

Insurance Producer / All LOAs

$130.00

$130.00 (Total)

Casualty Adjuster/ All LOAs

$130.00

$130.00 (Total)

Certified Insurance Consultant

$300.00

$300.00 (Total)

MVPD Appraiser/Auto Physical Damage

$130.00

$130.00 (Total)

PA 187 Travel

$750

$750 (Total)

Premium Finance Company

$100.00

$100.00 (Total)

Public Adjuster/Property

$300.00

$300.00 (Total)

Reinsurance Intermediary Broker

$675.00

$675.00 (Total)

Reinsurance Intermediary Manager

$675.00

$675.00 (Total)

Surplus Lines / Surplus Lines

$675.00

$675.00 (Total)

Third Party Administrator / Other

$500.00

$500.00 (Total)

* Per application.

Amendment fee will be license fee.

Contacts

Last Update: 3/15/2019

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