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Surplus Lines

The Surplus Lines application allows insurance agents, agencies, Risk Retention Groups and Risk Purchasing Groups doing business in Ohio to file their Department of Insurance (ODI)-required surplus lines tax data online. 

Who Should Use This Application

Only insurance agents, agencies, Risk Retention Groups and Risk Purchasing Groups filing their surplus lines tax data should access this application.

Login Link

Please click here to log in to the Surplus Lines application.

Password Help

Please click here if you know your user id but have forgotten your password.

Do You Need An Account?

ODI approves and creates accounts for this application. There is no other way to get an account for this application.  In order to receive a new account you must meet the following criteria:

  • You are or you represent a licensed insurance agent or agency; or a registered Risk Retention Group or Risk Purchasing Group; that does business in Ohio.
  • You are required to file surplus lines or non-admitted premium taxes in Ohio. 
  • If you misplaced or forgot your user id and/or password information, contact the ODI at surplus.lines@insurance.ohio.gov.

If you meet all the conditions described above, please use the contact email below to request a new account. You will be contacted by ODI personnel.

Contact Information

For questions about your surplus lines or non-admitted premium tax filings or if you need assistance with your account information, please email surplus.lines@insurance.ohio.gov.

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Ohio Department of Insurance
50 W. Town Street, Third Floor - Suite 300
Columbus, Ohio  43215
John Kasich, Governor | Mary Taylor, Lt. Governor / Director
General Info: 614-644-2658 | Consumer Hotline: 800-686-1526
Fraud Hotline: 800-686-1527 | OSHIIP Hotline: 800-686-1578