STEP BY STEP INSTRUCTIONS FOR
NEW YORK STATE
ONLINE LICENSE RENEWALS
Point your web browser to http://www.dfs.ny.gov/insurance/entrenew3.htm
Read the Instruction Page CAREFULLY!
Click the “Renew Your Individual/TBA License” button at the bottom
of the Instruction Page screen
A) Enter the Numeric Portion of your license number in the first box
B) Enter your Password in the
Note: Your password is the last 4 digits of your social security
number, plus your full date of birth.
Note: If you receive an error message while attempting to login,
you should contact the New York State Insurance Department for
assistance. It is strongly suggested that you send an “Email
Message” with your license number, date of birth, last 4 digits
of your social security number and your complete name, with a
description of the error you are receiving. The Department
answers most inquiries within several hours.
Select the license to be renewed
Read the “Web Renewal Instructions…” and click “Next” to continue
A) Complete the Application
Note: The “Web Renewal” allows you to correct certain
information. Please review the application carefully and make
any necessary changes.
Note: If you answer
yes to question 8 and/or 9 and do not have the “case number”
available, you should exit the application until you have the
required data. You may contact the Department for assistance. It
is suggested that you contact the Department by email at
Enter your CE Course
Completion numbers in question 10 (a)
Note: Please contact your Continuing Education Providers if you
are unable to locate your Course Completion Numbers. The
Department is unable to provide course
Note: DO NOT ANSWER QUESTION 10B – unless you are a
non-resident licensee in
A) Read the “Pop Up” window.
Click the “I Agree…”
button to continue
Note: It is strongly
recommended that you elect to pay by credit card. You may pay be
check, however, this will delay the issuance of your license. If
you pay by credit card your license renewal will be processed within
9. Print a copy of your invoice.
This is your receipt of your license processing.
Congratulation on the successful
completion of your Online Renewal!