Legal Service Representative Requirements
An individual appointed to represent a legal service insurance corporation that
has been authorized by the Insurance Commissioner to conduct legal service insurance
business in this state.
Persons representing or aiding a legal service insurance corporation in the solicitation
of legal service insurance contracts in this state are subject to laws and regulations
applicable to insurance producers, except that legal service insurance corporation
producers are exempt from the prelicensing course, written examination and fingerprinting requirements
and the continuing education requirements.
Initial Licensing Process
- Applicants must be in good standing and hold an active license in their resident
state for the same lines of authority for which they are applying.
There are two different online licensing processes. Online thru NIPR and
online thru SBS.
NIPR Mandatory Online Process is for those non-resident applicants who hold
any type of resident license in their home state. Applicant must apply online.
SBS Mandatory Online Process is for those applicants who do not currently
hold or have previously held a license.
. This process is for first time licensees only. If you have previously held
a Legal Service license and would like to have the license reinstated, please fax
the request to (334) 206-6353.
- No examination is required.
All individual producers must renew their license online.** Click
to renew your license.
**Exception for Non-Residents: If you only hold rental vehicle, legal
services, dental services, credit, personal lines, and motor club lines of authority
and do not hold any type of license in your home state, you will need to complete
SBS Online Renewal Process.
Individual producers renew their license based on their month and year of birth.
A notice will be sent by the DOI to all producers approximately 45 days prior to
their month of birth. Producers born in odd-numbered years will renew for two years
in the odd years. Producers born in even-numbered years will renew for two years
in the even years.
Initial Fee - $80.00
Renewal Fee - $70.00
Late Fee - $50.00
Notice of Appointment Fee - $40.00
Appointment Renewal Fee - $25.00
**NIPR and/or SBS may charge additional transaction fees (for online processes only).
ALL FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.