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All insurance companies other than non-profit corporations subject to Article 43 of the New York Insurance Law and Health Maintenance Organizations (HMO’s) must use the NAIC’s Uniform Certificate of Authority Applications (UCAA), available at the NAIC’s web site,

The Primary Application should be used by entities seeking a license as a New York domestic or for insurers wishing to redomesticate to New York. The Expansion Application should be submitted by all other insurance companies already licensed elsewhere.

Questions about New York licensing of insurers should be directed to the appropriate individual below:

Brian Glaab

Fred Bodinger

Warren Youngs

For Article 43 Non-Profit Corporations:

Select the following link for application requirements and instructions in PDF format.
Article 43 Licensing Application

For questions, please call or e-mail:
Robert Solomon, Supervising Insurance Examiner
(212) 480–5246

For HMOs:

Licensing packages may be obtained by calling or e-mailing:
Daisy Wong, Principal Insurance Examiner
(212) 480–5062

Accreditation of Property Reinsurers

Accreditation of Life Reinsurers

Updated 06/29/2016


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