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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03/28/2017 WICC Gold Flame Award

The “Gold Flame Award” is presented to individuals or organizations that have made donations exceeding $5,000 and/or made significant contributions... [Full Story]

03/22/2017 CIAA Editorial Committee Update – March 2017

Download the Editorial Committee Update »... [Full Story]

03/21/2017 Scholarship / Award Available – Apply Today!

Canadian Insurance Claims Education Benevolent Foundation Objective To assist with funding needed to further education of Canadian students entered in... [Full Story]

Industry News

05/26/2017 Modernization of payment systems long overdue amid rapid changes: Bank of Canada official

The country’s payments infrastructure is long overdue for an update to ensure financial system stability amid the rapid advance of... [Full Story]

05/26/2017 Above-normal Atlantic hurricane season most likely this year: NOAA

The Atlantic could see another above-normal hurricane season this year, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center... [Full Story]

05/26/2017 Mike Alwyn named Senior Vice President of Specialty Services for Vericlaim Canada

Mike Alwyn named Senior Vice President of Specialty Services for Vericlaim Canada Alwyn joins an expert team advancing strategic growth... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members