Individual FAQs

  1. What is your mailing address?
  2. What is your physical address for personal or overnight delivery?
  3. To whom do I make my check payable?
  4. What is your fax number?
  5. What is the turn-around time for paperwork submitted to the Department?
  6. How can I expedite the processing of my application?
  7. Why can't I bring my money and application to the Department and receive my license on the spot?
  8. How can I obtain a copy of my license?
  9. How do I change my address?
  10. My userID and password for my online account has expired. How can I have my userID and password reset?
  11. I forgot my userID and password for my online account. How can I have my userID and password reset?
  12. How do I change my name with the Department?
  13. How much are the license fees?
  14. When do the licenses renew?
  15. How do I cancel my South Carolina license?
  16. How do I request a Letter of Certification?
  17. How do I request a Letter of Clearance?
  18. What are the basic requirements for obtaining a resident individual license in South Carolina?
  19. What are the basic requirements for obtaining a nonresident individual license in South Carolina?
  20. How do I add a new line of authority to an existing license?
  21. How do I transfer from resident to nonresident in South Carolina?
  22. How do I transfer from a nonresident license to a resident license in South Carolina?
  23. What is required to obtain a Variable Contract license in South Carolina?
  24. I am currently licensed in South Carolina for Life and Accident & Health insurance and would like to sell Long Term Care Insurance. Which line of insurance do I have to apply for to sell this product?
  25. I currently hold a nonresident license in SC. I would like to sell Long Term Care insurance. If my home state requires me to complete LTC training, am I required to complete additional training in SC?
  26. How do I register to take the state licensing examination?
  27. May I send a completed application by fax?
  28. What is the difference between a limited lines license and an unlimited lines license?
  29. Are appointments required in South Carolina?
  30. Where may I find licensing forms?
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