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From quality insurance products to innovative programs to help your agency grow, IIAT's people, products and services help independent agents succeed.

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IIAT welcomes all industry professionals who meet eligibility requirements for membership and leadership regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, religion or nationality.

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Raelyn Mock
Membership &
Local Association Liaison
512.493.2407
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512.493.2442
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IIAT's Goals

  • Arm your people with best practices and expertise;
  • Connect you with valuable partners and market access;
  • Protect your business through E&O solutions;
  • Actively advocate for your future in the industry; and
  • Keep you current on the latest industry news and trends.‚Äč



Agency Membership

Eligibility: IIAT membership is open to agencies that meet all of these criteria

  1. Has a Texas general lines or limited lines property and casualty or general lines life and health license
  2. Operate on a commission basis and as an independent contractor
  3. Have, by contract with insurance companies, ownership of agency accounts and policy expirations
  4. Subscribe to IIAT's bylaws

To be eligible for membership in IIAT, an agency must have the contractual freedom and unqualified discretion to place business with any insurance company available to the agency. The agency cannot be associated publicly with any insurance company that limits in any way the free choice of markets by the agency.

Payment
Your membership payment is due in full upon approval of your membership application. You can pay by credit card or check.

IIAT agency dues are based on the number of full-time (20 or more hours per week) agency employees, including owners/shareholders, at all locations. IIAT's fiscal year is Sept. 1 - Aug. 31; therefore, your initial membership fee will vary depending on the month you join IIAT. Your membership will be paid through August. If you join in June, July or August, your membership is automatically effective through August of the following year.

Member Benefits Include:

  1. E&O insurance and IIAT Advantage insurance markets including workers’ compensation, personal umbrella and more.
  2. IIAT newsletters and publications like Texas Agent that keep you informed about new laws, regulations and industry developments 
  3. FREE access to InfoCentral, IIAT's comprehensive online technical reference library service
  4. IIAT’s robust members-only website with helpful industry-specific information and free publications including the popular Best Practices. 
  5. Discounted registration fees for IIAT's annual conference and other events
  6. Toll-free access to the IIAT staff, including experts in insurance coverages and management issues.
  7. Training and CE classes at reduced member rates and access to the Agents & Brokers Education Network which offers CE and training online
  8. Professional representation of your interests before the U.S. Congress, the Texas Legislature and the Texas Department of Insurance
  9. Access to the TrustedChoice.com, featuring an online search consumers can use to find independent agents
  10. Access to IIAT's Job Board at the member rate
  11. Access to online training and CE options
  12. A subscription to the Insurance Journal of Texas/South Central at no cost
  13. Membership in the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America, which provides a website with a comprehensive information database and a monthly magazine
  14. Access to the Trusted Choice national branding campaign



Associate Membership

To qualify for associate membership, an individual or company must be engaged in a profession or business related to the American Agency System, but in a capacity other than as an insurance agent or agency.

Associate Member Dues
$1,000 annually

Payment
Your membership payment is due in full upon approval of your membership application. You can pay by credit card or check.

Associate Member Benefits include:

  1. IIAT newsletters and publications like Texas Agent that keep you informed about new laws, regulations and industry developments 
  2. FREE access to InfoCentral, IIAT's comprehensive online technical reference library service
  3. Access to IIAT's Job Board at the member rate
  4. Discounted registration fees for all education programs and the annual conference
  5. Discount on conference exhibit booth fee
  6. Exclusive participation in the Small Agency Conference
  7. An electronic agency member mailing list up to twice annually



Student Membership

To qualify for student membership, an individual must currently be enrolled in a community college or university. This individual cannot be associated with an independent insurance agency or operate as an independent agent.

Student Member Benefits Include:

  • FREE access to InfoCentral, IIAT's comprehensive online technical reference library service
  • FREE access to the IIAT Career Center where you’ll find out how to Unleash Your Potential
  • IIAT newsletters and publications like Texas Agent
  • Invaluable networking opportunities to jump start your career
  • Discounted registration fees for all education programs and the annual conference
Student Member Dues: $25 annually