Trusteed reinsurers are insurance companies that are typically domiciled outside of the U.S. and are registered - but not licensed - to sell insurance in Iowa.

How to become a trusteed reinsurer

Fill out the Application checklist and email it to

File an annual financial statement and trust information on or before February 28 and email it to

The examination fee for a new trusteed reinsurer is $2,000 payable by check to the Iowa Insurance Division.  Please remit payment by mail with the heading "Accredited Insurer."  There is no filing fee for the renewal of a trusteed reinsurer.

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