This is not an Agency Contract All Florida licensed 2-20 agents holding an appointment to one or more member companies which is authorized to write private passenger automobile liability and physical damage insurance and commercial automobile liability and physical damage insurance are eligible to register with the FAJUA. Eligible producers may register at WWW.FAJUA.0RG, complete a Producer’s Contract and FAJUA’s Continuing Education on Line.
All producers must register, complete a contract with the FAJUA and receive notice of acceptance from the FAJUA prior to binding any coverage or accepting any premium payment on behalf of the FAJUA. The FAJUA has 30 days from the date of receipt of the original Producer’s Contract and copies of the front and back of the DFS license to notify the producer. PLEASE NOTE: There are binding limitations for Commercial Risks. Please refer to the Underwriting Manual of Rules and Rates for instructions.
Only agency employees who hold a current 2-20 license, have registered, and completed a Producer’s Contract and FAJUA’s Continuing Education on Line may bind coverage with the FAJUA in accordance with Florida Statutes 624.425 and 627.4085. Producers are not authorized to issue the following on behalf of the FAJUA and its servicing carrier
- Automobile Insurance Identification Cards ID Cards
- Certificates of Insurance
- SR 22
- Filings with any Government Entity - Local, State or Federal
- Any Type of Financial Responsibility Filings
- Any proof of coverage other than a copy of an application or copy of the policy.
Producers Contract Terms. Producers are required to submit new contracts biennially or when required by the FAJUA. A renewal notice will be sent to all registered producers every two years.
Producer Appeals. Producers may appeal any decision of the FAJUA by sending an appeal to the FAJUA in writing within 30 days of the date of the FAJUA’s notice. Producers may appeal underwriting decisions made by the servicing carrier by providing written notice to the servicing carrier within 30 days of their decision.
Submission of Business to the FAJUA. Producers must use the applications and quote requests approved by the Florida Department of Financial Services for the FAJUA. The completed application and applicable down payment must be sent directly to the Servicing Carrier.
Member Companies. Every insurance company authorized to write automobile liability insurance or automobile physical damage insurance in Florida shall be a member of the FAJUA and shall subscribe to and be bound by the Articles of Association and by the rules and regulations adopted pursuant thereto. The termination of membership (close of fiscal year member company ceases to be authorized to write automobile insurance in Florida) shall not discharge or otherwise affect liability incurred prior to the expiration of such policies, and the member shall be charged or credited in due course with its proper share of all expenses, losses, and profits allocable thereto. (Articles of Association, Article III)
Meeting of Member Companies. A regular meeting of the members shall be held annually on such date, at such place within the State of Florida and at such hour as may be designated by the Board of Governors. (Historically - April each year)
Request for Letters of Interest. Any qualified insurance company interested in becoming a FAJUA servicing carrier, please submit a letter of interest.
Assessment Notice. The FAJUA Board of Governors has approved an assessment of the member companies. Advanced notice to the member companies was released on August 30, 2004. Click here to view the assessment circular.