It is imperative that you buy any insurance policy directly through the insurance company or through a registered insurance agent. That being said, how do you verify if the insurance agent is registered with the IRDA?
We will talk about the simple way how you can find if your insurance agent is registered with the IRDA, making him an authorized insurance agent.
The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDA) regulates and authorizes all insurance agents. A legitimate insurance agent must be registered under the IRDA database. You can find out if your agent is registered under the IRDA by using the IRDA Pan Look up feature on the official IRDA website.
All you have to do is either punch in your insurance agent’s Aadhar ID or PAN ID, enter the captcha and press on enter. Once this is done you will immediately be redirected to the results page where you will be shown whether your agent is a registered agent or not.
Click on the official website.
Enter the captcha and press “Submit”
You will be able to find out the following information within the results page if your agent is registered under the IRDA:
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Frequently asked questions about IRDA Pan Look up
You can find out if your agent is registered with the IRDA by using the Pan Look up feature
Yes, it is mandatory.