Division of Agent and Agency Services
RESIDENT COMPANY EMPLOYEE ADJUSTER LICENSE
TYPE AND CLASS:
Common Use(s) of License:
A "company employee adjuster" means a person licensed as an all-lines adjuster who is appointed and employed on an insurer's staff of adjusters or a wholly owned subsidiary of the insurer, and who undertakes on behalf of such insurer or other insurers under common control or ownership to ascertain and determine the amount of any claim, loss, or damage payable under a contract of insurance, or undertakes to effect settlement of such claim, loss, or damage.
Related Florida Statutes:
STEPS TO OBTAIN RESIDENT COMPANY EMPLOYEE ADJUSTER LICENSE:
Step 1 - You must be:
- A natural person at least 18 years of age.
- A resident of the state of Florida.
- A United States citizen or legal alien who possesses a
work authorization from the United States Immigration and
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Step 2 - Must have the following prerequisite(s) before
- Currently licensed as a independent adjuster for the same class (e.g. all lines; workers’ compensation, etc.). [Exempt from State Examination]
- Currently licensed as a General Lines (Property and Casualty) agent. [Exempt from State Examination]
- An original letter from one of the following institutions awarding one of the following designations:
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[Exempt from State Examination]
- American Institute for Property and Liability Underwriters - Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriters (CPCU)
- A regional post secondary institute - Accredited Claims Adjuster (ACA)
- Professional Career Institute - Professional Claims Adjuster (PCA)
- HurriClaim Training Academy - Professional Property Insurance Adjuster
- Association of Property and Casualty Claims Professionals - Certified Claims
- All Lines Training - Certified Adjuster (CA)
- If you do not hold one of the prerequisites above, you will be required to take the state examination. (Skip "Step 4")
[Requires State Examination]
Step 3 - Apply:
Step 4 - Send prerequisite(s) to department:
- Send proof of prerequisite, as indicated in Step 2,
to the Bureau.
Note: If you have taken a prelicensing course, your prelicensing
education provider will automatically send the Bureau proof within 20 days of your passing date. This does not include designations.
Department of Financial Services
Bureau of Licensing, Room 419
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0319
Step 5 - Fingerprints:
Step 6 - Status notification(s):
- Once an application has been submitted, you may check
for the status of your application. Deficiencies
will be listed under the pending license type.
Step 7 - Examination:
Disregard this step if you are not required to take an exam.
Upon approval, an e-mail will be sent to you directing you to check your messages in your
account. Messages are where you may print your
notifications from the department, such as an
authorization for an examination. Follow the message's instructions to schedule the examination.
[Click here for the Exam Information page]
Step 8 - Print license:
- Once all the above steps have been satisfied, the
department will send your approval by email. You may
then go to your MyProfile account
and print your license.
Note: If you are required to take an examination, you will not be able to print your license until the department has
received a passing result from the testing vendor.
- Must be a salaried employee of an insurer.
- Attorneys at law duly licensed to practice law in the courts of this state, and in good
standing with The Florida Bar are exempt from having to obtain a license per Florida Statutes
626.860. Note: This does not exempt attorneys from the state examination if an adjuster license is applied for.
- A company employee adjuster can only hold one appointment at a time.
- Can not hold more than one adjuster license at a time.
This license can not be held with the following licenses:
- 0-70 EMERGENCY ADJUSTER
- 0-93 LIFE (FOREIGN/MILITARY)
- 2-21 MOTOR VEHICLE AND MECHANICAL BREAKDOWN
- INDEPENDENT ADJUSTER (ALL)
- PUBLIC ADJUSTER (ALL)