REQUIREMENTS, FEES, & FAQS
HOW DO I GET A WYOMING TITLE AGENT LICENSE?
Only Wyoming residents 18 years old or older can apply for a title agent license. The steps you need to follow if are:
Pass the Wyoming Title Agent Licensing Exam.
Apply for your license and pay the licensing fees.
*Providing all available documents regarding any administrative actions or criminal convictions you may have will shorten the time necessary for review of your application. In most circumstances, a license may be granted even if you have felony convictions. However, additional documentation and written permission from the Commissioner will be necessary for certain felony convictions.
Get your fingerprints taken and sent to the Department for a background check (A fingerprinting packet will be mailed to you after you have applied)
Send an Appointment/Termination Form* completed by your underwriting company and a check for the $15 appointment to the Department. Title agent licenses must have an appointment prior to being issued.
Residents of any state that reciprocates title agent licensing with Wyoming may be granted a non-resident title license. Currently there are no states that reciprocate title agent licensing with Wyoming.
HOW DO I APPLY FOR A LICENSE?
You may apply for your license online through Sircon ↗
Must must pass your exam prior to applying for your license. Title agent licenses require an appointment from an insurer prior to issuance.
WHERE CAN I FIND EXAM STUDY MATERIALS?
The Wyoming Department of Insurance does not endorse any providers for pre-licensing education. The providers below are known to have pre-licensing study materials. They are listed for informational purposes only.
American Land Title Association ↗
WHAT ARE THE LICENSING FEES?
Initial application and renewal fees are $100.
There is a $39 fingerprinting fee for the initial application.
There is a $30 continuing education fee for each renewal application.
DO I NEED TO SEND IN FINGERPRINTS?
If you are getting your title agent license for the first time you will need to be fingerprinted in order to obtain a background check.
A fingerprinting packet will be mailed to you after you turn in your application. DO NOT SEND IN YOUR FINGERPRINTS BEFORE YOU HAVE APPLIED! If we do not have an application on file the fingerprint cards will be destroyed.
HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO GET MY LICENSE AFTER I APPLY?
The typical turnaround time from application to issuance of a resident license is 30 days.
Processing time for your background check usually runs 2-3 weeks from the day we receive your fingerprints.
There are many factors that may slow down the process, including mail service, background check processing, and added time needed for additional documentation related to information uncovered during your background check. Please make sure that all required documentation is submitted with your application to reduce the time it takes to process your license.
WHEN DO I RENEW MY LICENSE?
Your license renews every two years on the last day of the month of your birthday.
For example, if you were born on July 4th and your license is approved on December 6, 2021, your first renewal date will be July 31, 2023. Your next renewal date will be July 31, 2025 and July 31 every two years thereafter.
HOW DO I RENEW MY LICENSE?
In order to renew you must pay the fee and complete your continuing education requirement of 24 hours of continuing education, with 3 of those hours being ethics. You will be able to pay your renewal fees 60 days before the renewal date.
Renewals may be submitted through Sircon ↗
I MISSED MY RENEWAL DATE. WHAT SHOULD I DO?
If you have missed your renewal date your license will be in a reinstatement period for one year. During that time you may reinstate your license by paying a late fee. The license will have the same expiration date as if it were renewed on time. Please note that all continuing education requirements must be met before reinstatement may be processed.
After the reinstatement period of one calendar year is over you must reapply for the license as if you were applying for the first time. For residents this means taking the licensing exam again and going through the fingerprinting process for a new background check.
I NO LONGER NEED MY LICENSE. WHAT SHOULD I DO?
If you wish to give up your license you may surrender it by filling out a voluntary surrender request form and emailing it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that if you surrender your license as a resident you will need to take the licensing exam(s) again if you would like to reactivate your license.