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
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CIAA News

04/27/2022 CIAA Webinar – Thursday, May 19, 2022

“BC Auto Reform – Quirks and Questions – A year in review” –  10am PST / 1pm EST –  View... [Full Story]

04/14/2022 CIAA Awards – Congratulations 2022 Graduates

Sincere congratulations to this year’s CIAA Award Winners... [Full Story]

Industry News

05/27/2022 War and other factors loom over shipping sector: report

While fewer total losses of cargo ships worldwide is good news for marine insurers, the number of shipping casualties rose... [Full Story]

05/27/2022 Regulations for insuring self-driving cars required sooner rather than later, lawyers say

Canada is not ready to insure even partially automated vehicles (AVs), but the move towards fully-automated vehicles could be here... [Full Story]

05/27/2022 Westland expands reach into Ontario with recent acquisitions

Westland Insurance Group Ltd. has broadened its place in commercial and personal lines with the recent acquisition of two Ontario-based... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members