MICHIGAN LICENSED AND CERTIFIED AUTOMOBILE APPRAISER

Michigan Requirements

The Michigan Appraiser Licensing Information Page states: When engaged in the business of adjusting the loss or damage by fire or other hazard under any insurance policy a license is required with the Office of Financial and Insurance Services Unit.

Phone: (517) 373-0234

MICHIGAN LICENSED AND CERTIFIED AUTOMOBILE APPRAISER

Note: In many instances such as performing automobile valuation or diminished value appraisals for vehicle owners, there are no specific licensing requirements. It is advisable to hire an independent appraiser who is licensed in any state in order to assure a quality appraisal.

Some of the entities that advertise that they certify appraisers are listed below. When hiring an appraiser who is certified by one of these companies, be sure to cross check with their state insurance department to determine whether they are properly licensed.

  • The American Society of Certified Auto Appraisers
  • Bureau of Certified Auto Appraisers
  • Auto Appraisal Group
  • The Appraisal Foundation
  • Certified Automobile Appraisal LLC
  • I-Van, International Vehicle Appraisers Network
  • International Automotive Appraisers Association