For Producers

Producer (full and limited lines)

A producer is a person licensed to sell, solicit, or negotiate insurance. See RCW 48.17.010 (

In Washington state, the health line of authority is referred to as "disability." The following terms all mean the same thing:

  • Health
  • Disability
  • Accident/sickness

See RCW 48.17.170(b) (

Follow the steps below to complete the online application for your type of license. Note: All licensing processes must be completed online.

You can also review the fees for your license category.

Full lines: life, disability (health), property, casualty or personal lines

  1. Complete your pre-licensing education (PLE).
  2. Schedule and pass your exam (
  3. Have your fingerprints taken.
  4. Apply for your license online.

Have your exam score report(s) ready because you'll need to attach them electronically or mail them to us.

Limited lines: surety, credit

  1. Schedule and pass your exam (surety or credit only) (
  2. Have your fingerprints taken.
  3. Apply for your license online.

Have your exam score report ready, if applicable, because you'll need to attach it electronically or mail it in.

Limited lines: travel

There may be special requirements to follow in order to obtain a travel line of authority. Check out our travel license requirements carefully to make sure you're prepared.