All insurance companies must secure and have on file current evidence of an agent's background investigation before the agent's appointment
is requested. Fees are $25.00 for agents and general agents.
Companies are encouraged to electronically appoint/terminate their agents.
All insurance companies must, upon termination of the appointment of any agent, notify the Commissioner
within 30 days. There is no charge for termination.
Companies can no longer delete those individuals from the renewal
list they do not wish to re-appoint. Terminations of agents have to
be completed by March 15.
Company Authorization of Individuals to Appoint/Terminate
All individuals who appoint/terminate agents, except officers
of the insurance company, must be authorized by each insurance company before
signing the appropriate forms.