Colorado Insurance Licensing

The information provided by Agenzee is intended to be accurate and current regarding licensing and appointment requirements across states. While we make every effort to ensure precision through research and expertise, we recommend that readers independently verify details by contacting their state’s insurance department for precise regulations. Remaining informed is essential, and we are here to assist you on your path.

Appointments and Terminations in Colorado

No, Registry

Prior to solicitation of business (bail bonds)



No, perpetual


Licensing in Colorado

Initial Individual New License Fee:


License Renewal Fee:


90 days before expiration

For individual's business address only

Agency Licensing in Colorado


90 days prior to expiration until the license expiration date.


Independent and Emergency Adjuster Licensing in Colorado

Only Public Adjusters

Independent Adjuster Fees:


Include a 1-year duration, no exam required

Continuing Education Requirements for Colorado Insurance Licensees

Here at Agenzee, we strive to provide accurate and up-to-date information on CE requirements for various states. While we take pride in our thorough research and expertise, we encourage our readers to conduct their own due diligence by consulting their state’s department of insurance for specific requirements. Remember, staying informed is key, and we’re here to support you on your journey to compliance!

Licensees must complete a total of 24 hours of continuing education every two years.

The renewal period is biennial, occurring every two years.

The license renewal date falls on the last day of the licensee's birth month.

Renewal year is based on the year of the first license issuance.

A CE reminder is sent 90 days prior to the license expiration date.

Producers selling limited lines such as credit insurance, credit life, credit accident and health, mortgage guaranty, or travel accident and travel baggage insurance are exempt from 24 hours of CE.

All associated appointments will be terminated if the renewal date is missed. The license can be renewed within one year after expiration.

Instructors receive credit for teaching courses.

Three hours of CE must be dedicated to Connecticut insurance law and ethics.

Three hours of NFIP course are required.

Completion of a 7-hour initial Connecticut Partnership Long-Term Care Program counts as an 8-hour LTC CE.

Licensees must complete a one-time, 4-hour course dedicated to annuities.

Frequently Asked Questions on Colorado Insurance Licensing

Begin by completing any necessary pre-licensing education, passing the relevant exams, and submitting your application through the NIPR Gateway.

Colorado offers licenses for Insurance Producers, Surplus Lines Brokers, Adjusters, and various limited lines like Credit and Travel.

Yes, Colorado mandates 24 hours of Continuing Education every two years, including specific hours for ethics and specialized areas such as flood insurance and long-term care.



Michael Conway

(303) 894-7499

Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies