Welcome to the CIAA Website

The Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association is a globally recognized membership organization for Independent property and casualty claims adjusting companies. CIAA provides leadership for Canada’s Independent Insurance Adjusters by:

  • Setting Standards for professional and ethical claims handling
  • Advancing Expertise through continuing professional development opportunities
  • Raising Professional Status through the only designations exclusively distinguishing independent loss adjusters. CLA/FCLA/FCIAA are nationally recognized benchmarks defining competency, knowledge, skills and experience distinct from the already demanding requirements mandatory in attaining a full independent adjusters’ license
  • Sharing Knowledge through a community of over 1500 individual members
  • Representing & Promoting common business interests of licensed independent insurance adjusters in Canada to government, industry and the public on a provincial, regional and national level.
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CIAA News

02/04/2021 CLA Presented to David Montgomery, BSocSc, CIP, CLA, Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc.

CLA Presented to David Montgomery, BSocSc, CIP, CLA, Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. In an evolving claims industry, highly qualified... [Full Story]

12/01/2020 Introducing FSRA’s online payment and application portal

The Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) is introducing a secure new portal for online applications or renewals, payments... [Full Story]

10/27/2020 New President Announced for the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New President Announced for the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association The Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association (CIAA)... [Full Story]

Industry News

03/03/2021 Aviva reacts to new Ontario towing restrictions

Aviva Canada is supporting new provincial towing restrictions on some Toronto area provincial expressways. On some sections of road, a... [Full Story]

03/03/2021 How (and when) to turn a post-earthquake fire Cat into a kitten

Huge insurance bills for natural disasters such as fire following earthquake could be substantially reduced by paying for improvements that... [Full Story]

03/03/2021 How the pandemic made for better strategic planning

The COVID-19 pandemic forced one insurance association to change how they typically map out their future. The result ended up... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members