Applicant must be at least eighteen (18) years old or older as determined from the applicant's date of birth.
The expiration date for individuals will be the individual applicant’s date of birth in an odd/even year (based on the applicant’s year of birth).
Applicant must have an active resident or non-resident license in New York.
Applicant applying for Excess Lines must hold an active Broker license with Property and Casualty.
Applicants with inactive licenses must submit a paper application to the New York Department of Insurance. Use the New York State Insurance Department's Producer Search on the
website to determine if a license has been previously issued.
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.
As soon as the license is issued, the applicant will be able to print electronically by accessing the Department's website. Use the Producer Search to determine if the license has been issued and the license number to print the license.
When attempting to access licensing applications, please include the alpha characters ('LA-','PC-','BR-' etc) in front of the New York license number.