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Hurricane Season Resources

The Hurricane Season Resources webpage was developed by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation (Office) to provide useful information and links for consumers, media, and other interested parties. It is updated annually in preparation for Florida’s hurricane season of June 1 – November 30 and relevant information is posted during the season as needed.

Please note – some of these resources were not developed by the Office, and some links will direct you to websites not maintained by the Office.

Important Contact Information:


Governor's Executive Orders:


Hurricane Claims Data Information:


Office of Insurance Regulation Press Releases and Consumer Alerts:

  • February 2, 2017 - Florida NFIP Policyholders Have 60 More Days to File A Proof of Loss Associated with Hurricane Matthew Claims; Proof of Loss Extension Associated with Hurricane Hermine Claims Has Expired
  • December 21, 2016 - Florida NFIP Policyholders Now Have Until January 31, 2017 to File a Flood Insurance Claim Associated with Hurricane Hermine
  • December 5, 2016 - CFO Jeff Atwater and Commissioner David Altmaier Host Insurance Roundtable Marking the End of Hurricane Season
  • November 30, 2016 - CFO Jeff Atwater and Commissioner David Altmaier to Host Insurance Roundtable Marking the End of Hurricane Season
  • November 23, 2016 - FEMA Extends Filing Deadlines for NFIP Flood Insurance Claims Associated with Hurricanes Hermine and Matthew
  • October 26, 2016 - FEMA Extends Filing Deadline from 60 Days to 90 Days for NFIP Flood Insurance Claims Associated with Hurricane Hermine
  • October 7, 2016 - Following Hurricane Matthew, Report Losses Quickly and Protect Yourself from Potentially Unlicensed Individuals
  • October 7, 2016 - Managing the Post-Storm Insurance Claims Filing Process (Hurricane Matthew)
  • September 8, 2016 - Office of Insurance Regulation Email Scam Targeting Floridians
  • September 2, 2016 - Managing the Post-Storm Insurance Claims Filing Process
  • September 2, 2016 - Following Hurricane Hermine, Report Losses Quickly and Protect Yourself from Potentially Unlicensed Individuals

Consumer Resources:


Consumer Guides/Videos:
(Developed by the Department of Financial Services)

Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH)

FEMA's National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Resources:

When buying flood insurance separate from a new homeowners’ insurance policy, it takes 30 days to become effective.

National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) Resources:

Historical Hurricane Season Resources:

2004 - 2015

Emergency Orders Emergency Rules Executive Orders
Hurricane Summary Reports Informational Memoranda Press Releases