Nonresident Adjuster

Nonresident Adjuster – Individual (Initial License) Independent Adjuster – Public Adjuster – Work Comp Adjuster – Crop Adjuster

If you held a HI adjuster license that was inactive for more than two years, refer to “Resident Adjuster – Individual (Initial License)”.

Nonresident Adjuster – Individual (License Reactivation) Independent Adjuster – Public Adjuster – Work Comp Adjuster – Crop Adjuster

If you held a HI adjuster license that was inactivated within two years, refer to “Resident Adjuster – Individual (License Reactivation)”.

Nonresident Adjuster – Individual (License Reinstatement) Independent Adjuster – Public Adjuster – Crop Adjuster

If you held a HI adjuster license that has been inactive for not more than thirty days, due to nonrenewal.

Nonresident Adjuster – Individual (License Reinstatement) Work Comp Adjuster

If you held a HI work comp adjuster license that has been inactive for not more than thirty days, due to nonrenewal.

For more information, refer to the Hawaii Revised Statutes, including: §431:9

Nonresident Adjuster – Individual (Initial License) Independent Adjuster – Public Adjuster – Work Comp Adjuster – Crop Adjuster

Before submitting your application:

Successfully pass the Hawaii Insurance License Exam. [1] Adjuster exam for independent or public adjuster, workers compensation adjuster exam for work comp adjuster, exam approved by the insurance commissioner for crop adjuster. Contact our exam administrator, Pearson Vue to register for an exam. Call toll free at 1-800-274-2608. View our Candidate Handbook at Pearson Vue’s website at http://www.pearsonvue.com/hi/insurance .

There is no reciprocity for adjusters. All individuals – residents and nonresidents – are required to successfully pass the Hawaii Insurance License Exam.

After the above has been completed, submit paper application.

A complete paper application includes:

  1. Form HPL – Hawaii Application for Individual Insurance License. Submit one with original signature.
  2. Original passing score report(s) of the Hawaii Insurance Licensing Exam(s). [1]
  3. Licensing Fees. Make check payable to DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS.
  4. For public adjuster: Submit copy of the filed surety bond in the amount of $10,000, as required. Refer to Hawaii Revised Statutes §431:9-223. 1 Exam scores expire after two years.

Nonresident Adjuster – Individual (License Reactivation) Independent Adjuster – Public Adjuster – Work Comp Adjuster – Crop Adjuster

Before submitting your application:

For work comp adjuster: You may be required to successfully pass the Hawaii Insurance License Exam. Contact the Hawaii Insurance Division at 808-586-2788.

A complete paper application includes:

  1. Form HPL – Hawaii Application for Individual Insurance License. Submit one with original signature.
  2. Licensing Fees. Contact the Hawaii Insurance Division at 808-586-2788 to verify the applicable fees. Make check payable to DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS.
  3. For public adjuster: Submit copy of the filed surety bond in the amount of $10,000, as required. Refer to Hawaii Revised Statutes §431:9-223.

Nonresident Adjuster – Individual (License Reinstatement) Independent Adjuster – Public Adjuster – Crop Adjuster

  1. Go to https://www.ehawaii.gov/dcca/hils/renew/exe/insrenew.cgi to pay outstanding fees and update addresses, phone numbers and e-mail.

Nonresident Adjuster – Individual (License Reinstatement) Work Comp Adjuster

  1. Go to http://www.pearsonvue.com/hi/insurance/ to take the Workers Comp Adjuster exam.
  2. Go to https://pdb.nipr.com/ACR/SignIn to update addresses, phone numbers and e-mail.
  3. Make $135 check payable to DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS.
  4. Mail renewal notice and check to: INSURANCE DIVISION, 335 MERCHANT ST – RM 213, HONOLULU HI 96813.

[1] Exam scores expire after two years.