Division of Agent and Agency Services
NON-RESIDENT TITLE INSURANCE AGENCY
TYPE AND CLASS:
4-13 Title Insurance Agency
Florida Statutes 626.8414 defines a
“TITLE INSURANCE AGENCY” as an insurance
agency under which title insurance agents
and other employees determine insurability
in accordance with underwriting rules and
standards prescribed by the title insurer
represented by the agency, and issue and
countersign commitments, endorsements, or
policies of title insurance, on behalf of
the appointing title insurer. The term does
not include a title insurer.
Complete an online application for
License and submit appropriate fees.
Apply for license
Business must not be located in Florida.
At time of application and throughout
the existence of the license, the entity
must provide the name, social security
number, and address of a title agent or
an attorney in good standings with the
Florida Bar. The licensed non-resident
title agent or a licensed attorney will
be in full time charge of the office.
At the time of application and
throughout the existence of the license,
a surety bond or securities of the type
eligible listed under s. 625.52 for not
less than $35,000.
(Link for Bond Form)
The majority owner, partner, officer and
director of the agency must be
fingerprinted. Two fingerprint cards are
mailed to the applicant for each
majority owner, partner, officer and
director of the agency.
Contact the Office of Collateral
Management at (850) 413-3167 for securities
of the type eligible listed under s. 625.52
Reciprocity list for non-resident title agents and agencies