The NAIC Help Desk provides technical support and customer service for NAIC applications, products, and services, to enhance productivity within the Insurance Community.
How to Reach Us
The NAIC Help Desk is staffed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday (except holidays). You can contact the Help Desk by the methods shown below.
- Speak with a Help Desk analyst by calling 816.783.8500
- Send an E-mail to the Help Desk (email@example.com)
- Send a fax to 816.460.7456
Using NAIC/NIPR Web sites and Secure Applications
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Application Service Hours
All times are Central Time
The Internet Filing Web Site is available Monday, Thursday and Friday from 6 AM to 9 PM and 11 PM to 6 AM, and Tuesday and Wednesday from 6 AM to 7 PM and 12 AM to 6 AM. All times are Central Time. The site is generally available Saturday and Sunday but may be taken down for application and server maintenance. Should this occur, you will receive notification on your screen.
The ISIS Web Site is available 7 AM to 7 PM Monday to Friday, and noon to 6 PM Sunday.
NIPR Internet Applications
NIPR Web Sites are generally available 24 hours a day, however, interruptions in service may occur during scheduled maintenance windows. NIPR Gateway transaction processing will not occur during scheduled maintenance. Maintenance windows posted below based on Central Standard Time.
Monday 11 p.m. - Tuesday 7 a.m.
Tuesday 11 p.m. - Wednesday 7 a.m.
Wednesday 9 p.m. - Thursday 7 a.m.
Thursday 9 p.m. - Friday 7 a.m.
Friday 11 p.m. - Saturday 7 a.m.
Saturday 1 p.m. - Monday 7 a.m.
Customer and technical support is limited to 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday.
The I-SITE Web Site is available 7 AM to 7 PM Monday to Friday, and noon to 6 PM Sunday.
Transaction Utility becomes unavailable at noon on the last Friday of every month and it becomes available again the next time I-SITE is available (currently 6 PM Sunday).
The SERFF system is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, except during maintenance windows. The scheduled maintenance window for SERFF is every Wednesday from 9 pm to 2 am CST and every third Saturday from 10 pm until 2 am CST. Other maintenance will be scheduled as necessary. Users will be notified 24 hours prior to the maintenance whenever possible. Industry users should note that their remote hosters may have additional maintenance periods. Contact your remote hoster for details.
Technical support is available for the SERFF application from 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday. The SERFF Help Desk can be contacted by calling 816-783-8990 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional resources for users are available at www.serff.com and within the SERFF application's Online Help database.
The UCAA system is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, except during maintenance windows. The scheduled maintenance window for UCAA is every Wednesday from 9 PM to 2 AM Central time, and the third Saturday of every month from 10 PM to 2 AM Central time. Any data entered during a maintenance window will not be saved.
Technical support is available from 8 AM to 5 PM Central time Monday through Friday. The NAIC Help Desk can be contacted by calling 816-783-8500 or emailing email@example.com. Additional resources are available on the UCAA web site under Electronic Application, User Guides.
The hours listed above are all Central time.
Using NAIC/NIPR Web sites
and Secure Applications
NAIC Help Desk Support
The NAIC Help Desk provides support for all users of NAIC/NIPR Web sites and
secure applications and systems. However, we may be limited to the recommendations
and requirements listed below when attempting to reproduce any issues reported. We
may also be limited in our ability to support Beta or Release Candidate browser
NAIC/NIPR Web Sites
The NAIC/NIPR does not endorse or require the use of any specific internet browser. However, the Web sites are tested for reliability and compatibility using Microsoft Internet Explorer (version 7 and 8) and Mozilla Firefox (versions 8.x and 9.x). Using these browsers will ensure that Web site content is delivered as intended.
Other browser versions and OS platforms may have received some testing
and are not excluded as options for viewing the Web sites but have not
been thoroughly evaluated for compatibility—using them may yield
unintended viewing results.
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) should be enabled for the best results. These
features add improved usability, and help to organize the content in
an accessible manner.
Section 508 Guidance
The NAIC/NIPR works to maintain Web sites that are accessible to all
individuals—with or without disabilities. While the NAIC is
not subject to Section 508 Amendment to
the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, we use it to guide page
design on NAIC/NIPR Web sites.
If you have difficulty accessing information on the NAIC/NIPR Web sites,
please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and
provide your contact information, the URL (web address) of the content
you are trying to access and the problem you are experiencing. We
will attempt to provide the information you're seeking as well as amend
Be aware that links to information created and maintained by other public
and/or private organizations are used throughout the NAIC/NIPR
Web sites. The NAIC/NIPR provides these links for your convenience
but can not guarantee the accuracy of content or security of these
sites. When you select a link to an outside Web site, you are leaving
the NAIC/NIPR Web sites and are subject to the privacy and security
policies of the linked Web site.
Other File formats
Different file types are present on the NAIC/NIPR Web sites that may
require third-party software to open. Below is a list of the
file types and the third-party software titles used to open them. While
most of these file types are proprietary, there are various commercial,
freeware, and shareware applications which may be used to read or open
these file types.
- .pdf – Adobe Acrobat Reader version 8.x or
- .doc – Microsoft Word
- .mdb – Microsoft
- .ppt – Microsoft Power Point
- .xls – Microsoft
- .zip – Microsoft WinZip
- .mp3 –There are many commercial, freeware and shareware options.
- .swf – Adobe Flash Player
NAIC/NIPR Secure Applications
NAIC/NIPR secure applications and systems perform optimally under the
Operating System Recommendations
NAIC/NIPR secure applications and systems have been written and tested
against Microsoft Windows operating systems. The versions tested are
Windows 2000 and Windows XP.
Minimum System Requirements
Pentium Pro 200Mhz PC
128 Megabytes of memory
All NAIC/NIPR applications and web pages are designed for a minimum screen
resolution of 800 by 600 pixels.
Adobe Acrobat Reader Requirements
Reader version 8.x or greater is recommending for viewing PDF documents. For security purposes, we recommend using the most recent version of Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Secure Browser Recommendations
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Recommended Browsers for NAIC/NIPR Secure Applications
NAIC/NIPR developed applications and systems have
been developed and tested using the browsers listed in the "Secure Browser Recommendations" section
- Cookies accepted
- Pop-up blockers disabled (many NAIC/NIPR applications use popup
windows and require popup blockers to allow popup windows to be displayed)
- SSL 3.0 enabled
Most NAIC/NIPR applications perform optimally under Microsoft Internet Explorer version 7 and version 8, and under the two most current major versions of Firefox (i.e., 8.x and 9.x).
Some NAIC/NIPR applications may not support all of the recommended browsers due to special application needs and/or possible software issues in browsers. The State Based Systems (SBS) application must use version 7 or version 8 of Microsoft Internet Explorer.