Maine Licensing

Maine Department of Insurance
34 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0034

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Closed on State Holidays)

Contact Information:
Main: (207) 624-8475
Fax: (207) 624-8599

License Application

$30 Licensing Fee (Resident)
$15 Application Fee (Resident)
$15 Licensing Fee (Non-Resident)
$60 Application Fee (Non-Resident)
$30 Renewal Fee (Residents)
$60 Renewal Fee (Non-residents)
Submit one check for each application submitted.
$77 Exam- Exam Registration

To become a claims adjuster in the state of Maine you must meet the following requirements: 

·         18 years old

·         Exemptions from the license requirement include:

o    Attorneys admitted to practice in Maine;

o    Employees of insurers;

o    Licensed producers authorized by contract to settle and pay claims within a specified limit established by the insurer or fraternal benefit society not to exceed $5,000;

o    Persons adjusting only life and health insurance claims

o    Adjuster trainees (a person who has "less than one year total experience handling loss claims....who is not licensed in this state as an adjuster and who is employed by and subject to the immediate supervision of an adjuster who is licensed in the State and who has been established in the business of adjusting for 3 years or more.")