Applicant must be at least eighteen (18) years old or older as determined from the applicant's date of birth.
Applicant's name, license number, state of residence, and Tax ID must match current Producer Database (PDB) record for resident state.
Applicant must provide a valid country code.
Applicant may not apply for a license in their own resident state.
Reinstatements are allowed if license is in an inactive status and has been expired for more than one (1) year and one (1) day after expiration date.
Applicants for the variable line of authority (LOA) must supply a FINRA Central Registry Depository (CRD) number on the application. If you need to verify your CRD number you may use the Broker Search feature found on FINRA’s website.
With the exception of 'other' lines, applicant must have an equivalent active resident license when applying for a non-resident license.
Initial Title Producer applications must be submitted via a paper application directly to state.
Initial Self-Service Storage license applications must be submitted via a paper application directly to state.
Viatical settlement brokers must hold an active Maryland insurance producer License with the Life line of authority.
Surplus lines broker applicant should hold an active Maryland insurance producer License with the Property & Casualty lines of authority prior to submitting the surplus lines broker application.
If applicant responds "yes" to one of the background questions please submit supporting documents electronically via NIPR's Attachments Warehouse. The documents may also be submitted to the state via mail, email, or fax. All other required documentation must be forwarded directly to the state.