If you are interested in forming a Captive, contact the department to discuss the opportunity with the Chief of Captive Insurance, Tracy Snow at (614) 728-1263. Be sure to follow these steps:
Select a captive manager to assist you with the preparation of the documents to offer guidance for provider selection.
Arrange a meeting with the department to discuss the plan of operation for your captive.
Submit a completed application in electronic form or hard copy to the department's Office of Captive Insurance.
Send checks for the prescribed fees via USPS or courier to the address below.
A license will be provided by the department along with a welcome letter. Expect the process to take 30 days depending on complexity, following the receipt of a completed application.
You may begin writing business following receipt of approval from the department.
Ohio Department of Insurance
Office of Captive Insurance
50 W. Town Street
3rd Floor - Suite 300
Columbus OH 43215