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.
Events Calendar
Find Out More about upcoming CIAA and industry events.


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]

08/25/2020 Coping with COVID-19: The Small Business Guide to Reopening, Relief, & Recovery

As we move into the next phase of Canada’s coronavirus response, employers are gearing to reopen their doors and/or move... [Full Story]

Industry News

11/30/2020 $5-million cyber claim for phishing scam heads to top court

A $5-million coverage dispute with The Co-operators that arose from a phishing attack is headed to the Supreme Court of... [Full Story]

11/30/2020 New commercial specialty insurer entering Canada

Tokio Marine Holdings Inc. plans to incorporate a new property and casualty insurer in Canada next year. The Japanese insurer... [Full Story]

11/30/2020 P&C industry’s Q3 results show signs of recovery

If the Canadian property and casualty insurance industry’s second quarter results — a financial temperature check at the height of... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members