Insurance Producers with select lines of authority must be CE compliant. You may select your resident state name from the map on the following link: /map_continuing_education_requirements.htm to view your CE transcript and determine whether the state has updated your status to compliant in their system and on what date. It generally takes up to 48 hours from the compliance date for the status to be updated in our system. CE is not required for All Adjusters, Motor Vehicle Damage Appraisers, Surplus Line Brokers, Title Insurance, Reinsurance Intermediary Broker and Reinsurance Intermediary Manager Licenses.
Claims Adjuster license is being transitioned to specific license types: Company Adjuster, Independent Adjuster, and Public Adjuster.
Claim Adjuster licensees (active or inactive) will not be able to renew their license through the Resident Licensing Renewal (RLR) application. They will be required to apply through the Resident Licensing (RL) application. The applicant must select one of the following adjuster license classes: Company Adjuster, Public Adjuster, or Independent Adjuster.
Public, Independent, and Company Adjuster licenses cannot be held simultaneously.
Emergency Adjusters are not a renewable license class. The day after expiration date, applicant is eligible to apply for a new license via RL.
Emergency Adjuster license cannot be held simultaneously with Public, Independent, or Company Adjuster licenses in Rhode Island.
Applicants that currently hold a Public Adjuster license cannot apply for or hold an Emergency Adjuster license in Rhode Island.
Surplus Line Broker renewals will not be approved until the Insurance Division receives clearance from the taxation division that all taxes have been filed. The Rhode Island Taxation Division will provide confirmation to the Insurance Division.
Applicant must be at least eighteen (18) years old or older as determined from the applicant's date of birth.
Non-citizens of the U.S. must have a resident license for selling insurance in one of the fifty (50) U.S. states.
Rhode Island will allow reinstatements of a license if:
- Status is inactive with an expired status reason
- Expiration date is greater than thirty (30) days and less than three hundred and sixty-five (365) days.
- Reinstatement must be processed through Resident Renewal (RLR) Application.
Applicant must hold an active renewable license in Rhode Island.
Applicants must have an active producer license in their own resident state.
License is eligible for renewal starting 90 days prior to expiration date on PDB.
Applicant is allowed a grace period of 30 days after the expiration date to renew the license with no additional fees.
Partial renewals are not allowed. Electronic renewals must be renewed for all active lines held.
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.