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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09/27/2022 Members of the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association Ready to Respond

Press Release – CIAA National President – Jeff Edge – Sep 2022 CIAA-MEMBER-CATASTROPHE-RESPONSE-RESOURCE – September 2022... [Full Story]


On Sept. 22, 2022 we welcome all Property/Liability Claims Staff. This includes CIAA Members, Non-member Independent Adjusters, Staff Adjusters, CICMA... [Full Story]

Industry News

10/05/2022 GRC policy includes increased compliance costs for rebuild, court rules

Guaranteed replacement cost (GRC) coverage for rebuilding a flooded home in an area regulated by a conservation authority includes the... [Full Story]

10/05/2022 How do truck owners calculate downtime claims?

When a business’ profits are dependent on having a truck or fleet of trucks fully operational, any downtime can lead... [Full Story]

10/05/2022 No way to enforce fire codes on First Nations, and new law would be costly: document

OTTAWA – There is no way to enforce building or fire codes on First Nations and pursuing a legislative fix... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members