Request an Agency License

All insurance agencies seeking to do business in Georgia must be licensed

An agency is defined as a business entity that represents one or more insurers and is engaged in the business of selling, soliciting, or negotiating insurance. Agency also means a business entity insurance producer.

Agency licenses must be renewed every two years. To renew an existing agency license, visit the renewals page.

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How Do I Request an Agency License?

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    Make Sure You're Eligible

    • All applicants for agency licensure must submit a U.S. citizenship affidavit.
    • This request for agency license should be submitted by agencies located in the State of Georgia. Out-of-state agencies must follow a different procedure.
     
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    Get Prepared

    • The Citizenship Affidavit must be completed and notarized. A copy of the secure and verifiable document must be attached to the completed and notarized affidavit.
    • When applying online, the Citizenship Affidavit and supporting documents, Name Approval letter, if required, should be uploaded to complete your application. Your application cannot be processed without all documents uploaded. 
     
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    Gather What You'll Need

    • Completed, signed, and notarized Citizenship Affidavit (GID-276-EN) along with a copy of the secure and verifiable document from the list provided
    • A Name Approval Acceptance Letter is required when any of the following terms appear in the agency name: Assurance, Annuity, Benefit, Discount, Fidelity, Guaranty, Health, Insurance, Indemnity, Life, Medical, Manager, Pharmacy, Reciprocal, Reassurance, Reinsurance, Settlement, Syndicate, Surety, Sharing, and Viatical
    • Appropriate information regarding any licensed/unlicensed officers, licensed/unlicensed employees, and company affiliations associated with the agency location
    • Agency’s name, license number, and FEIN or SSN
    • For each of the agency’s owners, officers, and/or directors who are not licensed in the state of Georgia, their information must be provided when applying
    • Form of payment for application fee plus $5 processing fee
     
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    Submit Your Application

    You can submit a request for agency license online via NIPR or Sircon. For assistance by mail, please contact us. Applying online is the fastest way to receive an agency license.

    • Access NIPR or Sircon
    • Continue following the prompts as instructed to submit your information and upload any relevant documents
    • Submit payment for application fee
     
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    Next Steps

    • Once your request for agency license has been successfully submitted, we will review your application
    • Online submissions should receive a response within ten (10) days.
    • If there is an issue with your application, we will contact you
    • Agency licenses must be renewed every two years
    • If your request is denied, you will receive a Notice of Denial stating the grounds upon which your application was refused; in this case, you have the option to file a written petition to appeal the decision within twenty (20) days of the issuance of the Notice of Denial
     

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