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New Hampshire PreLicense Exam Prep Requirements

New Hampshire PreLicense Education Requirements

Individual Resident Producer Requirements

To qualify for a license as a resident New Hampshire insurance producer, the applicant must satisfy the following requirements:
  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Be a resident of New Hampshire.
  • Not have committed any act that is grounds for license denial, suspension, or revocation.
  • Pass the license examination as required by state statute.
  • Pay the required fees.
Before making an exam reservation applicants should thoroughly review the State of New Hampshire Licensing Candidate Handbook. The Candidate Handbook and additional licensing information can be accessed by clicking on the tabs above.

New Hampshire PreLicense Product Training Requirements

Annuity Training

State required training for insurance producers that sell annuity products.

Initial Training
Hours: 4
Frequency: One-time training must be complete prior to selling annuity products.

Additional Information

Long-Term Care Partnership Training

State required training for insurance producers that sell long-term care partnership products.

Initial Training
Hours: 8
Frequency: One-time training must be complete prior to selling LTCP products.

Ongoing Training
Hours: 4
Frequency: Ongoing training must be completed every license period, following the initial training requirement.

Additional Information

New Hampshire PreLicense Exam Prep Course Requirements

Prelicense Course Delivery

Applicants must read each lesson before they can proceed to the next lesson.

New Hampshire PreLicense Exam Prep Exam Requirements

Course Exam Requirements

  • Passing Score: PreLicense.com suggests students pass PreLicense.com's Practice exam with a score of 70% or higher.
  • Exam Proctor Requirements: The Practice exam does not require a proctor.

Reporting and New Hampshire PreLicense Exam Prep Certificates of Completion

Certificate of Completion

New Hampshire Department of Insurance does not require a PLE certificate of completion.

State Reporting Requirements

New Hampshire Department of Insurance does not require PLE course completions to be reported.

New Hampshire PreLicense Application Process

Resident License Application Process

  1. Register for State Exam: Schedule a State Exam by visiting www.prometric.com or by calling Prometric at (800) 869-6603.

  2. Materials Needed to Apply: You must present a valid form of identification before you can test. The identification document must:
    • Be government-issued (e.g., driver’s license, state-issued identification card or military identification card).
    • Letter of clearance or electronic verification
    • Contain both a current photo and your signature (if not you must present two identification cards: one with your photo and one with your signature).
    • Have a name that exactly matches the name used to register for the exam (including designations such as “Jr.” and “III”).

    Exam Format:
    • A total score of 70 percent is required to pass
    • Prometric electronically notifies the Department of exam results within two business days of the exam date.

  3. Apply for your License: After passing the appropriate license exam (if an exam is required), you will need to submit a number of items to the Department depending on the type of license you are seeking. You may obtain a license application from the Producer/Adjuster section of the Department’s website at www.nh.gov/insurance. If you desire Variable authority, you must supply your CRD number issued by FINRA and hold a Life license.

Transfer New Hampshire PreLicense Application Process

Transfer Producer Requirements

If you are a new resident of New Hampshire and within the past 90 days have held a producers license in another state, no exams are required. To become a resident producer in NH, you are required to relinquish the resident license from your previous state and obtain a clearance letter from your previous state (if issued) and submit it to the Department.
Please contact the Department for further information. Licensing contact email address [email protected] .

Non-Resident New Hampshire PreLicense Exam Prep Requirements

Non-Resident License Requirements

Applicants who are not residents of New Hampshire but hold one or more similar insurance licenses in their home state may qualify for a New Hampshire non-resident producer’s license without taking a New Hampshire license exam. Applicants wishing to apply for a New Hampshire non-resident producer’s license must apply electronically through the National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR), an affiliate of the NAIC, at www.nipr.com

New Hampshire PreLicense Contact Info

State of New Hampshire Insurance Department


The licensing information presented here is a brief summary only and is not intended to be comprehensive or complete. We urge you to check with your state's insurance department for complete and current information about its licensing rules and requirements.