LOUISIANA Non-Resident Adjuster Licensing for Individuals

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State Announcements

There are no announcements for Louisiana at this time.

Primary Rules

Response Question
Yes Accepts adjuster for individuals electronically.
No* Accepts adjuster for business entities electronically.
Yes Accepts Adjuster Designated Home State (ADHS) electronically.
Yes Applicant can reinstate a license electronically.
Yes Applicant can add lines of authority to an existing active license electronically.
Yes Print licenses electronically.

* Business entities will apply through Non-Resident Licensing (NRL) rather than Non-Resident Adjuster Licensing (NRAL).

License Printing

Hard copies are not issued.  To access your license, click the state on NIPR's Producer Licensing Map.

Business Rules

Applications that are pending additional information or requirements will be declined by the state if no response is received from the applicant within thirty (30) days of application submittal.

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

Do not submit an application unless all supporting documentation for any disclosures is on hand and ready to submit. If applicant responds "yes" to one of the background questions, supporting documents should be submitted electronically via NIPR's Attachment Warehouse.. All supporting documents must be uploaded to the Attachment Warehouse prior to but no later than the date of application submission to be considered timely disclosed. Applications with "Yes" answers without complete supporting documentation provided as of the date of application are subject to being closed as incomplete without further notice. 

Supporting documents may also be submitted to the state via mail, email, or fax.  If the applicant chooses to submit via mail, e-mail or fax, the documents must be submitted to the Louisiana Department of Insurance that same day as the license application and must include the transaction number and the applicant's name. Documentation submitted via mail must be postmarked within 24 hours of application submission.

Adjuster Designated Home State (ADHS) Rules:

  • In order for an applicant to designate a home state during the application process, the applicant must have an active non-resident adjuster license on the Producer Database (PDB) and no active resident adjuster license.
  • If designated home state license is inactive at the time of renewal and no active resident adjuster license exists, applicant may select another state with an active adjuster license as the designated home state. Application will defer to state for review.
  • If applicant holds only a non-resident adjuster license in a state that licenses resident adjusters, applicant is permitted to designate an active non-resident adjuster license as their home state license. Application will defer to state for review.
  • If applicant holds only an active non-resident adjuster license in a state that offers adjuster licensing, applicant must use current resident license to renew non-resident adjuster license. Application will defer to state for review.
  • If applicant has an active non-resident adjuster license in a state that does not license adjusters, and no active non-resident adjuster license, applicant must use current active resident license to renew non-resident adjuster license. Application will defer to state for review.

Automobile, Personal Lines and/or Commercial Lines Adjuster authorities are included with the active Comprehensive Property & Casualty line.

State Offerings

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class Line of Authority (LOA)
Public Adjuster None
Claim Adjuster Workers Compensation
Claim Adjuster Automobile
Claim Adjuster Commercial Lines
Claim Adjuster Property & Casualty
Claim Adjuster Crop
Claim Adjuster Personal Lines

* Applications for Other lines of authority will defer to state for approval.

License Fees

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

License Class / LOA Combination Fee * Reinstatement Fee **
Public Adjuster / None $55.00 $150.00
Claim Adjuster / All LOA's $55.00 $150.00

* Per application.

** Reinstatement fee is charged in addition to standard licensing fee.

Contacts

Last Update: 5/21/2018

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