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Division Director

Greg Thomas


Insurance Agent and Agency Services
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0318
Bureau of Licensing
(850) 413-3137
Bureau of Investigation
(850) 413-3136
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Life (Temporary) Agent License

TYPE AND CLASS:

  • T2-14 Life (Temporary) Agent License

Florida Statutes 626.175 allows for a Temporary Life agent license and defines a Temporary Life agent as an individual that represents an ordinary-combination class insurer. Applicant must be an executor or administrator of the estate of a deceased person who at the time of death was licensed and appointed as a life agent or a surviving next of kin of such a deceased person, if no administrator or executor had been appointed and qualified; however, any license and appointment under this paragraph shall be cancelled upon the issue of a license to an executor or administrator.

Application Qualifications:

  • Complete an online application for License and submit appropriate fees. Apply for license
  • Be a natural person at least 18 years of age.
  • Be a resident of the state of Florida.
  • Be a United States citizen or legal alien who possesses a work authorization from the United States Immigration and Naturalization Services.
  • Not be an employee of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or state service office, as referred to in Section 626.833, Florida Statutes.
  • You must be fingerprinted. [Click here and follow the instructions]
  • If licensed in another state within three years, provide a Letter of Clearance.

Special Notes

  • Florida Statutes 626.175(1)(d) states that an applicant may only be appointed by the insurance companies last represented by the agent being replaced. However, if the insurance company withdraws from the agency, a similar insurer may appoint the applicant.
  • Only one temporary license may be issued per lifetime.
  • The temporary license is valid for six (6) months only. However, if the individual passes the license examination, the temporary license and appointment will be terminated.