Applicant's Resident License must be on record.
Applicant must not have an active non-resident license in South Carolina.
Applicant cannot renew if an active resident license exists in another state on PDB.
All licensees must provide a Business address in South Carolina.
Business address must not be P.O. Box.
No more than 6 digits allowed for business phone number extensions.
The following classes are not required to have a South Carolina business address: Service Contract Provider, Third Party Administrator, Premium Service Company, Utilization Review.
At least one (1) Designated Responsible Licensed Producer (DRLP) must be provided on the application and must have an active resident or non-resident license in South Carolina. The DRLP can be a licensed insurance producer, Surplus Lines Broker, or Limited Lines individual.
The following classes are not required to have a Designated Responsible Licensed Producer (DRLP): Service Contract Provider, Third Party Administrator, Premium Service Company, Utilization Review, Motor Vehicle Rental Companies, Portable Electronics, and Self-Service Storage Facilities.
Agencies applying for the Utilization Review license class are required to submit a utilization review program to South Carolina Department of Insurance. Please complete form and email to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 803-737-6100.
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.