A surplus line broker may sell insurance products for insurance carriers that are not admitted in Washington state. See RCW 48.15.070 (leg.wa.gov).
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To obtain a surplus line license:
- Hold a producer license with the property and casualty lines of authority.
- Apply for your surplus line license online (fortress.wa.gov).
Surplus line policy data must be submitted to the Surplus Line Association each month:
- Become a member of the Surplus Line Association of Washington (www.surpluslines.org).
- Submit surplus line policy data to the Surplus Line Association of Washington (www.surpluslines.org).