STEP 1 to Renew Your CE License

Complete your continuing education hours!

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Pass your continuing education courses!


Affordable Educators will submit your continuing education results
to the Department of Insurance within 48 hours

If you need faster turnaround, please select our “RUSH” option at checkout to ensure 24 hour submission of your results.

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Pay your renewal fees

If you are within 90 days of your license renewal, head over to Sircon to complete your California Insurance license renewal. Once on Sircon’s website, you will choose the “Renew or Reinstate your license” tab and follow the prompts.

Some agents like to have a printed copy of their updated license, but it is not necessary!


How much to renew your CE License? Cost for California insurance license renewal?

As of April 2023, the cost to renew your CE License in CA is $188. 

How many hours of insurance CE do I need?

Generally, every insurance agent needs 24 hours of continuing education with at least three of those hours being ethics training. 

What CE courses do I need to take?

Please see here for more details. 

What happens if I complete my hours or pay my renewal fees late?

If you are late with your CE or your renewal fees, the DOI will charge you a 50% penalty in addition to your license renewal fee. 

How do I update my personal information (name, address, email etc) with Sircon/DOI?

To update your personal information with Sircon (cannot be done through the Department of Insurance) you will head over to and click the “View a List of All Services” tab. From there, locate the change individual name, address, or email link and follow the prompts. 

How do I contact Sircon?

Sircon’s phone number is 877-876-4430

How do I contact the Department of Insurance?

You can visit their website at or call them at 800-967-9331

Information on this page is supplied as a convenience to help you manage your license renewal. All links transfer directly to the DOI or Sircon. We do not represent the California Department of Insurance or Sircon in the collection of license fees.

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