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Notice: Adjuster Identification Requirement- As required by RSA 402-B:9, Adjusters are required to exhibit their license to each person, whether an insured, a claimant, a witness, a potential witness or any other informant with whom he may deal in the course of investigating or adjusting any claim or potential claim prior to any such dealings and shall identify the name of the company for which he works and the name of the insured. The public is strongly encouraged to request a photo identification in addition to the license issued by the department.

 
RESIDENTS | NON-RESIDENTS
RESIDENTS

Initial License

  • Approved Pre-Licensing Courses for Adjusters Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
    • An Approved Provider for licensing is one who provides a comprehensive course of study on Insurance products and laws without focusing on sales techniques or advertising specific products. The taking of a course alone does not guarantee that an individual will pass a licensing exam, it merely is another tool available for an individual to use to prepare for the test itself.
  • Apply Online (Pay by credit card or electronic check), Residents must pass adjusters examination.
  • License Application Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  • License Fees Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  • Insufficient Funds Policy Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  • License Examinations – Prometric

Renewal License

Effective January 2015 the department will send out courtesy renewal reminders by email only. Notices will be sent approximately 60 days prior to your license expiration. The department will no longer mail notifications. It is imperative that email addresses be kept up to date with this department.

NON RECEIPT OF AN EMAIL REMINDER DOES NOT NEGATE YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO RENEW YOUR LICENSE.

E Mail Update

The license renewal period begins 60 days prior to expiration, August 2 and ends at midnight the day of expiration 10/1. All resident adjusters and those non-resident adjusters declaring NH their “designated home state” must be CE compliant prior to renewal. All renewals are processed electronically.

NON RECEIPT OF AN EMAIL REMINDER DOES NOT NEGATE YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO RENEW YOUR LICENSE.

Reinstatement of License within two years of expiration

License Amendment

  • Adding a Line of Authority: Requires a new application and a $50.00 fee. Must pass appropriate exam.
  • Apply Online (Pay by credit card or electronic check), Residents must pass adjusters examination
  • Deleting a Line of Authority: Make request in writing and include the $50.00 fee.
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NON - RESIDENTS

NOTICE Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol - Non-Resident Adjuster Licensing & Continuing Education

Initial License

Non-residents must have a license in their home state or 6 months verifiable experience as an adjuster.

  • License Examinations for non-residents that do not qualify above - Prometric
  • Apply online if you hold a license in your resident state or designated home state.
  • Apply online if you DO NOT hold a license in your resident State - Non-Residents may apply on Line if you DO NOT hold an adjuster license in your resident state but meet our requirement of 6 months experience as an adjuster (an alternative to taking the NH Exam).
    NOTE: Upon entering your SSN and last name, the system will search for a qualifying exam. You will receive a message that you have not taken a qualifying exam. Continue to apply by selecting the “Apply for a License”.
  • ONLINE applications are strongly encouraged. Alternative Paper License Application Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  • License Fees Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol
  • Insufficient Funds Policy Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol

Renewal License

The renewal period for 2014 has been closed. NH does not accept late renewals. Proceed to REINSTATEMENTS

Effective January 2015 the department will send out courtesy renewal reminders by email only. Notices will be sent approximately 60 days prior to your license expiration. The department will no longer mail notifications. It is imperative that email addresses be kept up to date with this department.

NON RECEIPT OF AN EMAIL REMINDER DOES NOT NEGATE YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO RENEW YOUR LICENSE.

E Mail Update

The license renewal period begins 60 days prior to expiration, August 2 and ends at midnight the day of expiration 10/1. All resident adjusters and those non-resident adjusters declaring NH their "designated home state" must be CE compliant prior to renewal. All renewals are processed electronically.

NON RECEIPT OF AN EMAIL REMINDER DOES NOT NEGATE YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO RENEW YOUR LICENSE.

Reinstatement of License within two years of expiration

License Amendment

  • Adding a Line of Authority: Requires a new application and a $50.00 fee. Must meet eligibility requirements.
  • Apply online if you hold a license in your resident state
  • Deleting a Line of Authority: Make request in writing and include the $50.00 fee.

New Hampshire Insurance Department - For Producers/Adjusters, Adjusters Licenses***Temporary/Emergency/Catastrophe Adjuster Licenses***

Temporary/Emergency/Catastrophe licenses will be issued upon a declaration of a State of Emergency by the Governor. The Commissioner can also issue Temporary/Emergency/Catastrophe licenses if the Commissioner determines there is an emergency or disaster that requires the temporary licensing of adjusters pursuant to RSA 402-B:11.

Apply online if you hold an adjuster license in your resident state or designated home state.

Apply online if you DO NOT hold a license in your resident State - Non-Residents may apply on Line if you DO NOT hold an adjuster license in your resident state but meet our requirement of 6 months experience as an adjuster (an alternative to taking the NH Exam).
NOTE: Upon entering your SSN and last name, the system will search for a qualifying exam. You will receive a message that you have not taken a qualifying exam. Continue to apply by selecting the “Apply for a License”.

Alternative paper Adjuster Application Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol and mail or hand-deliver it to the Department. Indicate on the application that it is for an "Emergency License."

Applicants must be licensed in another state or have 6 months adjusting experience.

To verify and print license, select LICENSE STATUS on our homepage.

License will be processed immediately upon receipt and, if otherwise qualified, the license will be approved.

Licensing fee Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbolmust be received prior to license issue.

Please Contact the Licensing Division With Any Questions.

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