For Insurers

Resources for insurance industry innovators

2,411 insurance companies doing business in Washington state
170,000 individuals licensed to sell insurance
55,000 tied directly to the insurance industry
Contact us with your insurance innovative ideas

Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler is committed to consumer protection as his top priority. He also encourages innovative insurance products and services that can benefit consumers in Washington state. 

Contact us early 

The Washington Office of the Insurance Commissioner encourages innovators in the insurance industry to talk to us early in the process while products and services are in development. We can work with you to resolve any issues and explain the laws that guide insurance regulation in the state. 

Our goals are the same as they are for innovators: fair and efficient regulation that benefits consumers and protects their interests. We offer a business-friendly climate with a Top-10 ranking among states in a recent Forbes magazine survey of “The Best States for Business.”

Note: Information and any related documents you submit will become public records. Under state law (, public records are subject to public records disclosure requests.

How to reach us

If you have an idea for insurance innovation in Washington state, please contact us through one of the following ways: 

Note: The Office of the Insurance Commissioner is unable to accept any requests for endorsements or solicitations of any kind and will not respond to such submissions.