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; 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 reports ready, if applicable; 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.