OHIO Non-Resident Adjuster Licensing for Individuals

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State Announcements

There are no announcements for Ohio at this time.

Primary Rules

Response Question
Yes Accepts adjuster for individuals electronically.
No* Accepts adjuster for business entities electronically.
No Accepts Adjuster Designated Home State (ADHS) electronically.
No 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

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

Business Rules

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

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.

Applicant must not have any serious RIRS actions. Please contact the state if applicable.

Applicant must not hold an active resident license in Ohio.

Public Insurance Adjuster (PIA) applicants are required to:

  • Must have active public insurance adjuster license in resident state.
  • Provide proof of bond in the amount of at least $1,000, payable to the State of Ohio.
  • Completion of the Electronic Individual PIA Supplemental form (INS3216) found on the Department's website containing a notary section and the Ohio Specific Bond form.
  • Provide a copy of the form that will be used as the contract in Ohio.
  • Pass an appropriate Ohio public insurance adjuster examination; unless granted waiver per ORC section 3951.09..
  • Provide required supporting documents, if necessary.

Public Insurance Adjuster Agent (PIAA) applicants are required to:

  • Must have active public insurance adjuster license in resident state.
  • Provide proof of bond in the amount of at least $1,000, payable to the State of Ohio.
  • Complete the Electronic Individual PIA Supplemental form (INS3216) found on the Department's website containing a notary section, Public Insurance Adjuster Agent Sponsorship section and the Ohio Specific Bond form.
  • Public insurance adjuster agents must be sponsored by a licensed individual or business entity public insurance adjuster. The representative may only be sponsored with one adjuster at a time. Applicants must complete and submit the PIAA Sponsorship form (INS 3216) found on the Department's website.
  • Provide required supporting details or documents, if necessary.

State Offerings

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class Line of Authority (LOA) Major / Limited / Other *
Public Insurance Adjuster Public Insurance Adjuster Other
Public Insurance Adjuster Agent Public Insurance Adjuster Agent Other

* 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 * Amendment Fee
Public Insurance Adjuster / All LOA's $100.00 N/A
Public Insurance Adjuster Agent / All LOA's $50.00 N/A

* Per application.

Contacts

Last Update: 12/18/2018

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