The office of the Connecticut Insurance Commissioner is located at 153 Market St, Hartford, CT 06103. If calling within the state of Connecticut, consumers can dial (860) 297-3800. Out of state callers can reach the office toll free at (800) 203-3447. The department's mission is in part to ensure that it serves consumers in a professional and timely manner.
Connecticut Insurance Commissioner
Barbara C. Spear is the Acting Insurance Commissioner of the state of Connecticut. With over 28 years of experience in the Property and Casualty Insurance, Ms. Spear was appointed by Governor Jodi Rell on November 12, 2010. As Acting Insurance Commissioner, Ms. Spear is also the Director of Consumer Services and Business Regulation. In this position, she oversees the Consumer Affairs Unit, Market Conduct Unit, Licensing Unit and the Fraud Investigations Unit. Under her leadership these units have collected $60 million in licensing fees and $2.1 million in penalties and fines. Her mission has been to increase the accountability of and consumer experience with the Connecticut Insurance Department. A graduate of the University of Rhode Island, Ms. Spear has earned the designation "Certified Insurance Counselor" from the National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research.
Connecticut Annuity Resources
The Connecticut Insurance Department aims to serve consumers by monitoring and regulating the insurance industry in a fair and equitable manner. It aims to enforce insurance laws in order to maintain a financially sound insurance market while protecting consumers. The Consumer Affairs Division of the Connecticut Insurance Department is available to provide information and specialized attention in any consumer inquiry or complaint. For more information, visit here.
|State Commissioner:||Barbara C. Spear|
|Insurance Hotline:||(860) 297-3802|
|Annuity Guarantee Limit:||$100,000|
|Links:||Annuities and Senior Citizens|