Exemptions—Reapply for License or Reinstatement

Resident Intermediary (Agent)

  1. A resident agent whose license has been expired more than 12 months must complete prelicensing education for the previously held line of authority, take the examination for licensed agents, submit fingerprints and apply online on Vertafore at www.sircon.com or NIPR at www.nipr.com. Candidates can schedule the exam online at www.prometric.com/wisconsin or by phone at (866) 370-3411. A resident agent who wants to apply for a new line of authority must complete prelicensing education, take the regular exam, submit fingerprints and apply for the license online.
  2. A resident agent whose license has been canceled for less than 12 months can apply for reinstatement for the same line of authority without completing prelicensing education or passing a written examination. A resident agent who is required to complete continuing education must have satisfied all previous continuing education requirements to have his or her license reinstated. The agent can apply online on Vertafore at www.sircon.com or NIPR at www.nipr.com. Any resident agent whose license is revoked for failing to pay delinquent taxes or child support can obtain the Resident Reinstatement Application at oci.wi.gov/agentlic/forms-apps.htm and submit it to the state.

Nonresident Intermediary (Agent)

  1. A nonresident agent whose license has been expired more than 12 months in their previous resident state or designated home state and wants to apply for a Wisconsin resident license must complete prelicensing education for the previously held line of authority, take the examination for licensed agents, submit fingerprints and apply for the license online. The agent can apply online on Vertafore at www.sircon.com or NIPR at www.nipr.com. Candidates can schedule the exam online at www.prometric.com/wisconsin or by phone at (866) 370-3411.
  2. A nonresident agent whose license has been expired less than 12 months in their previous resident or designated home state can apply for a Wisconsin resident insurance license without completing prelicensing education or passing a written examination. The agent can obtain the Resident Insurance Agent License Application without Examination at oci.wi.gov/agentlic/forms-apps.htm and submit it to the state.
  3. A nonresident agent whose Wisconsin license has been canceled for less than 12 months can apply for reinstatement online on Vertafore at www.sircon.com or NIPR at www.nipr.com.