Insurance companies can find information and forms to be licensed in the State of Maryland in this section. Certain companies can complete their renewals online. Details for each type of entity can be found below.
Starting a business in Maryland? The Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development offers additional information about other licenses and permits that are required to do business in Maryland through its Business License Information System at
Reminder: Phishing or Social Engineering Attacks
This is general information for educational and informational purposes as MIA tries to encourage best security practices for your protection. Scammers often use email that might mimic the type of email coming from MIA to trick you into giving them your personal information or account information. These are called Phishing Attacks.
Please be aware that these are scams, and please DO NOT follow the instructions, click on any links in the email, or reply to such emails. It is a best practice to verify the emails or the links before clicking on them or replying. Please contact MIA at
firstname.lastname@example.org to let MIA know that you were part of a Phishing or Social Engineering Attack. Even in doubt and not sure what to do, you may contact MIA for guidance.
Certificate of Compliance (Worker's Compensation Law)
Dental plan organizations
Fraternal benefit societies
Health maintenance organizations
Life, accident and health companies
Property and casualty insurers
Reciprocal Jurisdiction Reinsurers
Risk retention groups
Self-insured workers' compensation groups
Surplus lines insurers
Other Regulated Entities
Charitable Gift Annuity - Instructions for applying for a special permit to operate in MD
Licensed rating organizations
Managing general agents
Medical discount plans
Mechanical Repair Contractors
Pharmacy Administrative Service Organizations
Pharmacy benefit managers