Resident Adjuster

Resident 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.

Resident 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.

Resident 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.

Resident Adjuster – Individual (License Reinstatement) Work Comp Adjuster

If you held a HI work comp adjuster 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.

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

Before submitting your application:

  1. Successfully pass the Hawaii Insurance License Exam(s). [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.
  2. To obtain fingerprints, schedule an appointment online at http://www.fieldprinthawaii.com. Fees collected by FieldPrint include state and federal submission fees. Effective September 1, 2018, all applicants must enter “HI-DCCA-INS”, the code that identifies the Insurance Division as the intended recipient of your fingerprint result, when scheduling an online appointment with Fieldprint.

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. A copy of 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.

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

Before submitting your application:

  1. 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.
  2. To obtain fingerprints, schedule an appointment online at http://www.fieldprinthawaii.com. Fees collected by FieldPrint include state and federal submission fees. Effective September 1, 2018, all applicants must enter “HI-DCCA-INS”, the code that identifies the Insurance Division as the intended recipient of your fingerprint result, when scheduling an online appointment with Fieldprint.

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.

Resident 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.

Resident 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.