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.

CIAA News

09/14/2021 CIAA ONTARIO REGION VIRTUAL WINE TASTING NIGHT – OCTOBER 14TH

Please join CIAA Ontario Region Members for a VIRTUAL WINE TASTING NIGHT!  Date: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2021 Time: 5:00 p.m.... [Full Story]

6TH ANNUAL CICMA/CIAA/CDL “VIRTUAL” JOINT SEMINAR

6TH ANNUAL CICMA/CIAA/CDL “Virtual” JOINT SEMINAR Tuesday, November 9, 2021 9:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. (Eastern Time) Fee:  $45 for... [Full Story]

08/05/2021 BC Auto Reform Webinar – August 19, 2021 – FREE FOR ALL CIAA MEMBERS

SEMINAR ON BC’S NEW NO-FAULT AUTO REGIME Presenters: Amelia Staunton, Manjot Parhar, Ouran Li (Articled Student) at Dolden Wallace Folick LLP... [Full Story]

Industry News

09/24/2021 Okanagan Lake area wildfire could cost the industry nearly $80 million

An interior British Columbia wildfire this past August, which forced the evacuation of more than 1,000 properties, will cost the... [Full Story]

09/24/2021 Talk to your clients about auto insurance myths so they don’t see red

Red cars are more expensive to insure, right? Wrong. Yet, according to a 2019 Ratehub survey, roughly 22% of respondents... [Full Story]

09/24/2021 Canada’s warming may hurt access to insurance: DBRS

An increase in extreme weather events may threaten the availability of property insurance in Canada, warns DBRS Morningstar in a... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members