Applicant Notification and Record Challenge: Your fingerprints will be used to check the criminal history records of the FBI. You have the opportunity to complete or challenge the accuracy of the information contained in the FBI identification record. The procedure for obtaining a change, correction, or updating an FBI identification record are set forth in Title 28. CFR. 16.34.
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Applicant must be at least eighteen (18) years old or older as determined from the applicant's date of birth.
Non-citizens of the U.S. must have a resident license for selling insurance in one of the fifty (50) U.S. states.
Applicant must not hold another active resident license in another state.
Applicant must not have an active West Virginia non-resident license.
Applicant must not have had any insurance license in any state issued to applicant that is revoked or suspended at the date of application.
Surplus lines applicants must actively hold both property and casualty lines of authority (LOAs) in West Virginia.
Applicant must actively hold or be applying for life to apply for variable contracts.
Applicant must provide a valid West Virginia resident address.
Applicants for the variable LOA must supply FINRA CRD number on application.
All Individual RL applicants applying for West Virginia Major Lines are required to submit fingerprint documentation to the state. This should be completed as soon as possible. The West Virginia Offices of the Insurance Commissioner (WVOIC) requires the fingerprinting reports be submitted within fifteen (15) days after applying. Please visit the WVOIC website at www.wvinsurance.gov and navigate to the "Agent Licensing" section to find the fingerprinting instructions.
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 email@example.com . If further assistance is needed, please contact the WVOIC's Agent Licensing Division at (304) 558-0610.