New York

New York Licensing

New York Department of Insurance
One Commercial Plaza
Albany, NY 12257

Hours of Operations:
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Contact Information:
Main: (518) 474-6630
Fax: (518) 474-5048

Exam Application

$100 Licensing Fee for the first year
$50 Licensing Fee for the second year
$85.75 Fingerprinting Fee

Exam Fee: $49
Exam Registration

To become a claims adjuster in the state of New York you must:

·         Be at least 18 years old

·         Never have committed a felony or any crime involving fraudulent or dishonest practices

·         Have a $1,000 bond to cover the licensing period

·         Take and pass the New York adjuster exam within 2 years prior to application

You must complete the New York Adjusters License Exam, if you are:

·         Resident of New York

·         Resident of a state that does not license adjusters

·         If you received you adjuster license from another state within 2 years of moving to New York, you are not required to take the exam

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