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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10/17/2018 The Ontario All Lines Adjuster Exam Online Starting December 2018

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ontario All Lines Adjuster Exam Online Starting December 2018. (Toronto, Ontario) The Canadian Independent... [Full Story]

Industry News

03/20/2019 How BC Hydro fares in managing its cyber security risk

British Columbia’s electric utility is managing its cyber security risk for system components that must conform to mandatory reliability standards,... [Full Story]

03/20/2019 The challenges in navigating the ridesharing insurance minefield

Despite using a wholly-owned captive insurance subsidiary and third-party insurance, ridesharing company Lyft Inc. cannot ensure its coverage will sustain... [Full Story]

03/20/2019 Collision damages ships in Vancouver Harbour

RICHMOND, B.C. – Transport Canada says two ships collided in Vancouver Harbour Sunday after one lost power, but no one... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members