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.


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]

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

01/20/2021 The latest in brokerage deal-making

Brokerage NFP has expanded its property and casualty brokerage presence in Ontario with the acquisition of EdgeHill Insurance Brokers Ltd.... [Full Story]

01/20/2021 Open banking in Canada could help insurers with credit scoring

Open banking could give insurers better data for credit scoring, suggests an official with the organization that handles clearing and... [Full Story]

01/20/2021 Court sides with condo insurers that used the wrong policy to deny a $4.4-million water damage claim

Six subscription policy insurers that denied coverage to a condo corporation in a $4.4-million water damage claim — a denial... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members