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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



T2-10 Resident Temporary Debit Collection Life Agent

Common Use(s) of License:

A “TEMPORARY DEBIT COLLECTION LIFE AGENT” is an individual who is appointed to represent an insurer of the industrial or ordinary-combination class solely for the purpose of collecting premiums and servicing in-force policies. Such licensee may not directly or indirectly solicit, negotiate, or effect contracts of insurance.


Step 1 - You must:

  • 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.  [Click here for more information]
  • Not be an employee of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or state service office, as referred to in Sections 626.788 and 626.833, Florida Statutes.
  • Not hold a resident license in another state.


Step 2 - Must have the following prerequisite(s) before applying:

  • Successfully taught or completed a 40 hour life, variable contracts prelicensing course within four (4) years of application date. [Click here to find a course]
  • Successfully taught or completed a 60 hour approved insurance course for life and health including variable annuity insurance. Must be completed within four years of application date. [Click here to find a course]

NOTE: F.A.C. rule 69B-227.260, Study Manuals are required for all attendees of a pre-licensing course.

Step 3 - Apply:

Step 4 - Fingerprints:

Step 5 - Status notification(s):

  • Once an application has been submitted, you may check your MyProfile account for the status of your application. Deficiencies will be listed under the pending license type.
  • 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 click the “Wallet” and/or “Letter” hyperlink(s), under the “Print Licenses” section, to generate a copy of your license for printing.

Special Notes:

  • Applicant must be appointed by an industrial or ordinary-combination class insurer.
  • Only one temporary license may be issued per lifetime.
  • The temporary license is valid for six (6) months only.
  • Third party access must be authorized by the licensee through MyProfile in order for the third party to manage the licensing submissions and changes on behalf of the licensee.
  • Related Florida Statutes: 626.175(1)