Resident Producer

Resident Producer – Individual (Initial License)

If you held a HI Resident Producer license that was inactive for more than two years.

Resident Producer – Individual (Reactivation License)

If you held a HI Resident Producer license that was inactivated within two years.

Resident Producer – Individual (License Reinstatement)

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

Resident Producer – Business Entity (Initial License)

If you held a HI Resident Producer license that was inactive for more than two years.

Resident Producer – Business Entity (Reactivation License)

If you held a HI Resident Producer license that was inactivated within two years.

Resident Producer – Business Entity (License Reinstatement)

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

For more information, refer to the Hawaii Revised Statutes, including: §431:9A , 431:10 , 431:10A , 431:10B , 431:10C , 431:10D , 431:10E , 431:10F , 431:10G , 431:10H , 431:13 , 431:16 , 431:20 , 431:21.

Resident Producer – Individual (Initial License)

Before submitting your application:

  1. Successfully pass the Hawaii Insurance License Exam(s). [1] 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.
    Exam not required if application is received within ninety days of the cancellation of the applicant’s previous resident license and if the producer was in good standing.
  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.
  3. If the National Producer Database (PDB) shows that you currently hold an active resident license in another state, a clearance letter from that state will be required.

After the above has been completed, apply online or submit paper application.

To apply electronically and pay fees with a credit card go to: http://nipr.com/license_form.htm

Review the State Specific Requirements for Hawaii and the FAQs before pressing “Begin ERL Application.”

A complete paper application includes:

  1. Form HPL – Hawaii Application for Individual Insurance License. Or NAIC Uniform Application. 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.

Appointments:

Form APPT – Notice of New Appointment.

An appointment is not required to be submitted at time of application, but an appointment must be in place to do business.

Resident Producer –Individual (License Reactivation)

Before submitting your application:

  1. Complete any outstanding continuing education credits. You may check your CE status on our web site .
  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.
  3. If the National Producer Database (PDB) shows that you currently hold an active resident license in another state, a clearance letter from that state will be required.

After the above has been completed, submit paper application.

A complete paper application includes:

  1. Form HPL – Hawaii Application for Individual Insurance License. Or, NAIC Uniform Application. Submit one with original signature.
  2. Clearance letter (if applicable).
  3. 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.

Appointments:

Form APPT – Notice of New Appointment.

An appointment is not required to be submitted at time of application, but an appointment must be in place to do business.

Resident Producer – Individual (License Reinstatement)

  1. Go to https://www.ehawaii.gov/dcca/insce/exe/ce.cgi to verify if CE requirement has been fulfilled.
  2. If more CE credits are needed, go to https://www.ehawaii.gov/dcca/insce/exe/ce.cgi?_from=Course&_action=NEW to look up approved courses.
  3. 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 Producer – Business Entity (Initial License)

To apply electronically and pay fees with a credit card go to: http://nipr.com/license_form.htm?l

Review the State Specific Requirements for Hawaii and the FAQs before pressing “Begin ERL Application.”

A complete paper application includes:

  1. Form BEPL – Hawaii Application for Business Entity Insurance License / Registration. Or NAIC Uniform Application. Submit one with original signature.
  2. The name of a licensed HI Producer (resident or nonresident) who is a natural person that will be responsible for the agency’s compliance with Hawaii insurance laws and rules.
  3. Licensing Fees. Make check payable to DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS.

Appointments:

Form APPT – Notice of New Appointment.

An appointment is not required to be submitted at time of application, but an appointment must be in place to do business.

Resident Producer – Business Entity (License Reactivation)

A complete paper application includes:

  1. Form BEPL – Hawaii Application for Business Entity Insurance License / Registration. Or, NAIC Uniform Application. Submit one with original signature.
  2. The name of a licensed HI Producer (resident or nonresident) who is a natural person that will be responsible for the agency’s compliance with Hawaii insurance laws and rules.
  3. 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.

Appointments:

Form APPT – Notice of New Appointment.

An appointment is not required to be submitted at time of application, but an appointment must be in place to do business.

Resident Producer – Business Entity (License Reinstatement)

  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.

 

[1] Exam scores expire after two years.