How to work with a SHOP-registered insurance agent or broker

You can work with a Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP)-registered agent or broker to enroll in SHOP insurance. Learn more about some helpful tips to consider when working with a SHOP-registered agent or broker (PDF).

Need a SHOP-registered agent or broker?

Enter your ZIP code to find one in your area.

Getting help from an agent or broker

SHOP-registered agents and brokers can provide help with SHOP insurance — from comparing plans to helping you enroll. Specifically, they can help you:

In general, you won't pay more if you use an agent or broker.

Note: If you're not using an agent or broker, you can enroll through your insurance company.

Choosing an agent or broker

  • Work with your current agent or broker: You can continue working with your agent or broker as long as they're registered with SHOP.
  • Find a new agent or broker: Enter your ZIP code and check the box for small businesses, and you’ll get a list of SHOP-registered agents and brokers in your area. You can also enter your contact information on the Help On Demand tool and an agent or broker will reach out to you.

Questions?