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Agent Licensing

Agents Licensing & Education

Agents Licensing & Education is responsible for processing and maintaining records on insurance licensees licensed to transact business in West Virginia. Licensees include 8,700 resident agents and 86,000 non-resident insurance agents, 800 resident adjusters and 27,000 non-resident adjusters in West Virginia. These licensees include residents who must complete educational and testing requirements to obtain a license. Residents of other states who have completed similar requirements in their states of domicile may apply for a West Virginia non-resident license by submitting the appropriate application and documentation for review. In addition to licensing of individual producers and adjusters, the division oversees the licensing of Adjusters, Surplus Lines Licensees, Business Entities (Agencies), Viatical Settlement Brokers and Viatical Settlement Business Entities.

 

Contact Information
Telephone:
  Toll Free 1-888-879-9842
  TTY 1-800-435-7381
  (304) 558-0610
Facsimile:
  304-558-4966
E-Mail:
  OICAgentLicensing@wv.gov
Correspondence:
  WV Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
  PO Box 50541
  Charleston, West Virginia 25305-0541
Physical Address:
  900 Pennsylvania Ave.
  Charleston, West Virginia 25302
Business Hours
  (Mon-Fri) 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  Eastern Standard Time