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Resident Fingerprint Requirements

INSURANCE PRODUCER LICENSE APPLICANTS

Effective October 1, 2010, an applicant for a resident insurance producer’s license shall furnish the Commissioner with a complete set of the applicant’s fingerprints pursuant to North Carolina G.S. 58-33-48. Fingerprints are not required for non-resident insurance producer license applicants. Insurance producers licensed prior to 10/1/2010 do not need to submit fingerprints for additional line of authority/licenses unless there are certain lapses of license authority. Applicants required to submit fingerprints and submission requirements are outlined in North Carolina Administrative Code 11 NCAC 06A.0418.

Initial applicants for insurance producer licenses will need to submit fingerprints within 30 days of applying for a license by following the instructions through the link in the email notification from the National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR) after you submit your resident license application Fingerprint submission forms and instructions are now only available after a resident application is submitted for an individual that requires fingerprints.

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PUBLIC ADJUSTER LICENSE APPLICANTS

Effective July 1, 2010, an applicant for a resident public adjuster license is required to furnish the Commissioner with a complete set of the applicant’s fingerprints for a state and federal criminal history background check pursuant to North Carolina G.S. 58-33A-15. Fingerprints are not required for non-resident public adjuster license applicants.

Business entities acting as a public adjuster in North Carolina are required to obtain a license as a public adjuster. Resident business entities acting as a public adjuster are also required to submit fingerprints for each “key person” for a state and federal criminal history background check. A “key person” is considered an owner, partner, officer or director of the business entity, or member or manager of a limited liability company.

Applicants for public adjuster license and key persons of public adjuster business entities need to submit fingerprints within 30 days of applying for a license by following the instructions through the link in the email notification from the National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR) after you submit your resident license application Applicants required to submit fingerprints and submission requirements are outlined in North Carolina Administrative Code 11 NCAC 06A.0906. Fingerprint submission forms and instructions are now only available after a resident application is submitted for an individual that requires fingerprints.

Information on Locations for Live Scan Fingerprints: