(304) 558-6279, ext. 47746 or 47744
West Virginia Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
ATT: PEO Licensing
PO Box 11410
Charleston, West Virginia 25339-1410
900 Pennsylvania Ave.
Charleston, West Virginia 25302
(Mon-Fri) 8:30 am - 4:30 pm EST
The Professional Employer Organization (PEO) Licensing unit is responsible for regulating companies in the business of providing professional employer services, regardless of its use of term, or conducting business as a “staff leasing company”, “registered staff leasing company”, “employee leasing company”, “administrative employer”, or any other name. These services may include, but are not limited to: employee benefits, payroll, workers’ compensation, recruiting, risk/safety management and training and development. PEO’s must renew their licenses yearly within six months of their fiscal year end.