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Report a change of address


• For information:  Select the following link for information relating to CDI’s transition to the enhanced online licensing services under notices.

• Paper Change of Address Form:  At this time, you may submit a paper Change of Address, Form LIC 447-7.

• Effective Monday, August 19, 2019, you will be required to submit the Change of Address electronically.  Specifically, California Insurance Code Section 1729 states, in part, the form shall be submitted by means of an electronic service approved by the commissioner.

However, please note, the online service cannot be used for address changes if you are changing states.  You are required to use the Change of Address link above if you are moving to another state.

Section 1729 of the California Insurance Code requires every licensee to immediately notify the CDI of any change of address.

Email Address Search Report for Use by Insurers and Business Entities 
To assist insurers and insurance agencies in monitoring their agents' compliance with the notice of change of email address requirement, the California Department of Insurance (CDI) developed an Email Address Search Report which lists all of the agents that are either appointed by the insurer or endorsed by the agency that do not have an email address on file with CDI. There is no cost to use this service.

If you need further assistance, please call the CDI's Licensing Hotline at (800) 967-9331 or send an e-mail to Producer Licensing Bureau. Please be sure to include your name, telephone number, license number and e-mail address in all correspondence with the CDI.

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