Insurance producer Title line of authority (LOA) applications are deferred to the state. Application will be approved once Maryland verifies that bond(s) on file in the correct amount are still active. If exempt from the bond or education requirement(s) please submit documentation supporting exemption directly to the Maryland Insurance Administration to have the application resolved.
There must be no serious Special Activities Database (SAD) actions for the applicant since last renewal.
If so, please contact the state for assistance.
When renewing surplus lines, applicant must have both property and casualty LOAs under the insurance producer license class.
Insurance producer life is required to renew viatical settlement broker license.
Maryland does not accept applications or renewals for business entity sole proprietor.
Electronic renewals must be renewed for all lines under requested license. Paper renewals are required if only renewing partial lines of a specific license.
Variable applicants must also hold active life within requested license class.
At least one (1) Designated Licensed Responsible insurance producer (DLRP) must be provided on the application and have a resident or non-resident license in Maryland.
DRLPs provided must cumulatively cover the LOAs on the application, excluding motor vehicle rental corporation, motor vehicle rental franchisee, portable electronics, viatical settlement brokers, viatical settlement providers or third party administrators.
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.