Insurance Company Licensing
Every insurer carrying on business in the Prince Edward Island must obtain from the Superintendent of Insurance and hold a license under the Insurance Act. It is an offence for an insurer to carrying on business in Prince Edward Island without having obtained a license.
Insurance Company License Search
You can check whether an insurance agent is licensed by going to the following link: Corporate/Business Names Registry
An Insurance Company License is valid for one year.
New license and renewal fee is $900 payable by cheque to the PEI Minister of Finance or by credit card by contacting Registry and Licensing Services at 902-368-4550 Ext 2
Please complete the Harmonized Application for Insurer's License form developed by the Canadian Council of Insurance Regulators (CCIR):
- Application Instructions
- License Application Form
If you have any difficulties with the above links, the application and appendices are also available on the CCIR website.
Insurance Companies renew annually on December 31st. Renewal letters are sent by mail at the beginning of December.
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There is no fee.
Financial and Consumer Services
Shaw Building, 1st Floor
105 Rochford Street
Telephone: (902) 368-4550 Ext 2