WASHINGTON Resident License Renewal for Individuals


State Announcements

There are no announcements for Washington at this time.

Primary Rules (Individual)

Response Question
Yes Accepts renewals for individuals electronically.
Yes Accepts renewals for major lines of authority.
No Accepts renewals for limited lines of authority.
Yes Accepts renewals for surplus lines for individuals.
No Applicant can late renew through NIPR's Resident License Renewal (RLR) Application.
No Partial renewals allowed.
Yes License printing available electronically.

License Printing

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

Renewal Period (Individual)

License Class Renewal Period Begins Renewal Period Ends
Insurance Producer Ninety (90) days prior through ten (10) days prior to expiration date. Last day of birth month

Business Rules (Individual)

Applicant must provide a valid email address as their point of contact for all WA State licensing matters.

The NIPR Resident License Renewal (RLR) Application may not be used to renew if licenses classes other than insurance producer. Please renew through Washington Office of the Insurance Commissioner by going to the state website.

Applicant cannot late renew license through NIPR, only through the OIC's website.

All available active lines must be renewed at the same time.

Applicant cannot renew if they hold any active license class outside of insurance producer. Licensee must hold exactly one active Washington license class to be eligible to renew.

After license has been issued but prior to representing a business entity, applicant must be affiliated. Affiliations must be completed by the business entity on the Washington state website.

Applicant cannot renew an insurance producer license if they hold any active lines of authority (LOAs) other than life, disability, property, casualty, personal lines, or Variable Life and Variable Annuity.

Variable Life and Variable Annuity renewal applicants must hold active life line of authority (LOA) in Washington.

Applicants must go to the State website renew if less than ten (10) days prior to the license expiration date.

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 secure email (contact OIC for information on how to submit).

State Offerings (Individual)

Please note that license class names can vary by state.

License Class Line of Authority (LOA) Major/Limited/Other *
Insurance Producer Life Major
Insurance Producer Disability Major
Insurance Producer Property Major
Insurance Producer Casualty Major
Insurance Producer Personal Lines Major
Insurance Producer Variable Life and Variable Annuity Major
Surplus Line Broker None Other

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

Renewal Fees (Individual)

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

License Class / LOA Combination Fee * Late Renewal **
Insurance Producer / All LOAs $55.00 N/A
Surplus Line Broker / None $200.00 N/A

* Per application.

**No late renewals.  


Last Update: 4/09/2019


WASHINGTON Resident License Renewal for Business Entities

Primary Rules (Business)

To renew or reinstate your resident Washington Business Entity license please go to

License Printing

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


Last Update: 7/3/2019