You must apply for your license after you pass your exam. In Illinois, you must submit a completed application within 12 months of passing the exam. You apply online through an organization called National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR).
NIPR’s Helpdesk: 855-674-6477
Consider working with your supervisor, contact The Illinois Department of Insurance (IDOI), or email us or give us a call at 800-270-1385 and we can point you in the right direction. However, remember that The Illinois Department of Insurance (IDOI) is the official agency in Alabama that you should rely on for information regarding insurance licensing matters.