Questions to Ask Your Insurance Agent

Asking your agent the right questions, can help you understand what you are purchasing when buying an insurance product and help avoid misunderstandings later.

Please review a checklist of some useful questions you can ask an insurance agent, about their insurance licence or a specific insurance product.

If you have additional questions or concerns about an insurance agent, salesperson, or adjuster, please contact us.

  • See licensing details for an individual insurance licensee or company: Search the Licensee Directory for:
    • Whether an individual or company is currently licensed as an insurance agent, salesperson, or adjuster in BC, and
    • The type of insurance a licensed person or company can sell.
  • Look for any disciplinary action taken against an agent, salesperson or adjuster: Search disciplinary decisions.
  • Ask for information about disciplinary action taken on an individual, agency, or firm — including any licence restrictions or conditions: Contact our Practice & Quality Assurance Department.

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