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.


03/21/2018 Patti Kernaghan receives the FCIAA accreditation

Pat Battle presented the FCIAA accreditation to Patti M. Kernaghan on February 5, 2018.... [Full Story]

Grant King receives the Honourary Life Membership Award

CIAA Director Jim Eso presented E. Grant King with the Honourary Life Membership Award on February 5, 2018.... [Full Story]

Larry Gilbertson – In Memoriam

Larry Gilbertson In Memoriam 1933 – 2018... [Full Story]

Industry News

05/23/2018 How the privacy commissioner aligned with mutuals on Bill C-74

Canadian privacy law as it currently stands may not be enough to protect Canadians if banks are allowed to disclose... [Full Story]

05/23/2018 Dozens of North American securities regulators target cryptocurrency schemes

TORONTO – Dozens of North American securities regulators have joined forces to investigate and warn investors about cryptocurrency-related schemes. Operation... [Full Story]

05/23/2018 Webinar Series: Construction Act of Ontario & Surety Bonds

What Surety Claims People and Counsel Need to Know! The Construction Act of Ontario (Bill 142), which received Royal Assent... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members