Applicant must be at least eighteen (18) years old or older as determined from the applicant's date of birth.
Applicant's name, birth date, license number, state of residence, Tax ID, and National Producer Number (NPN) must match current Producer Database (PDB) record for resident state.
Applicant may not apply for a license in their own resident state.
Individual applicants cannot have a residence address in West Virginia.
Applicants can reapply for a license if license has been inactive more than one (1) year with status reason of renewal payment not received, or license is inactive for any length of time with any status reason other than renewal payment not received.
Applicants for the variable line of authority (LOA) must supply FINRA CRD number on application.
If applicant is applying for or currently holds casualty, applicant cannot also apply for surety.
If applicant is applying for or currently holds property and casualty, applicant cannot also apply for personal lines.
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.
Self Storage cannot be applied for if applicant holds an active Insurance Producer license for Property and Casualty, or Personal Lines.
Applicants applying for the Self Storage line of authority must submit a supervising entity (a supervising entity is business entity that is a licensed insurance producer (this is rare) or an insurer (common) to West Virginia. The required form is located at WV Self-Storage/Supervising Entity Form. Please email this form to firstname.lastname@example.org . If further assistance is needed, please contact the WVOIC's Agent Licensing Division at (304) 558-0610.