Any individual licensed in good standing in another state may apply to the department to have the license transferred to this state to obtain a Florida resident all lines adjuster license or agent license for the same lines of authority covered by the license in the other state. A transfer of license may exempt you from a prelicensing prerequisite and state examination. Agents are defined as Property, Casualty, Life including Variable Annuity and Health. This does not include Customer Representatives, Limited Customer Representatives, Service Representatives, and Bail Bond agents.
To qualify for a license based on the transfer of license option, an applicant must meet all of the following requirements:
If you do not meet all of the requirements listed above, you must qualify as a first-time applicant.
First-time applicants must meet a prelicensing prerequisite and pass the state examination, if required.
[626.292 & 626.015, F.S.]
To qualify for an all lines adjuster license based on the transfer of license option, an applicant must meet all of the following requirements:
If you do not meet the requirements listed above, you must qualify as a first-time applicant. First-time applicants must pass the state examination or complete a Florida-approved adjuster designation course.
To voluntarily surrender your license, please send a letter to the Bureau of Licensing stating that you wish to surrender your license. Please include the following:
The address to mail the letter is:
Florida Department of Financial Services
Division of Agent and Agency Services
Bureau of Licensing
200 East Gaines St.
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0319