How to search for a company

What is a company?

A company that is authorized to sell insurance in the state of Washington.


In this section:


Search by name

  1. Choose Search All companies or Search Active companies only

  2. Enter a name

  3. Select the search button to view results

  4. Select from the search results

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You can group and sort the results by Name, WAOIC, and Status by selecting the column heading in the search result grid.

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Search by types of coverage

  1. Select a type of coverage from the drop down box

  2. Select the search button to view results

  3. Select from the search results

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Some companies may be authorized to sell a type of insurance but are not actively selling it.  Contact the company to see if they’re selling a particular type of coverage.

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Search by organization type

  1. Select a organization type from the drop down box

  2. Select the search button to view results

  3. Select from the search results

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Company organization type defines the specific industry in the insurance market (i.e. life, property and casualty). Company organization types can be associated with one or many lines of business.

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Additional search options

Washington State license number (WAOIC): The state license number that our office issues to agents and companies authorizing them to sell insurance in Washington state. (Complete 5-digit number is required.)

NAIC number: A nationwide ID number issued to insurers by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. It’s different than the license number our office gives to companies authorized to sell insurance in Washington state. (Complete 5-digit number is required.)

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Type of company information available on the lookup

Contact information: Registered address and phone number. Mailing address and phone number.

Types of coverage authorized to sell: Find out what types of insurance a company is authorized to sell in Washington state.

Appointments: View agents and agencies authorized to represent a company. (Some companies do not have appointments)

Company complaint history: View a 2-year history of complaints submitted by consumers to our office.

Disciplinary Orders: Find out if a company has broken any state insurance laws in the past 2-years. And if so what where they about?

Ratings by financial organizations: Links to organizations rate insurance companies on their financial strength and stability.

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Where else can I find information about a company?

Use one of our other company search tools to find more information about a company.

Sales and mergers

Financial exam reports

Company premium tax forms

Market conduct reports

Companies in receivership

Rates and forms filings


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See also