What does agent of record mean?

agent of record meaning in Insurance Dictionary

the in-patient or company authorized to represent an insured inside acquisition, servicing, and maintenance of insurance plan with a designated insurer. Most insurance firms will likely not reveal any information or discuss an insured's account with any agent besides the representative of record. An insured wanting to modification insurance coverage representatives must submit a revised representative of record page into insurer authorizing them to produce the guaranteed's information and to discuss the insured's coverage with all the new broker.