Certificate of Authority Application Forms
The California Department of Insurance's (CDI) Certificate of Authority Application forms are now available in Adobe's Portable Document Format (PDF). The Word documents may be downloaded to your computer. To view and complete these pdf forms on your browser, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer. A free copy of the Adobe Acrobat Reader can be downloaded from our Free Document Readers web page.
Additional forms may need to be added or revised periodically, so keep checking back. Please submit the completed forms to:
California Department of Insurance
Corporate Affairs Bureau
45 Fremont Street, 24th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
If you have any questions about our admission process, please contact the CDI's Corporate Affairs Bureau by mailing your questions to the Bureau's address noted above, or by calling (415) 538-4035. We recommend you contact the CDI with any questions prior to submitting your application.