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.
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02/12/2018 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]


Press Release  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New President Announced for the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association. The Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association is... [Full Story]

CIAA EXECUTIVE 2017 – 2018

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  The Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association 2017 – 2018 Executive Team. The Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association... [Full Story]

Industry News

03/17/2018 WSIA benefits and accident benefits collide in highway moose incident

Two men injured on the job when their truck swerved to avoid a moose are entitled to receive accident benefits,... [Full Story]

03/17/2018 Traction on climate file encourages chief executives of IBC, Intact

Canada’s property and casualty industry has been sounding the alarm for many years about risks associated with climate change, and... [Full Story]

03/16/2018 2013 Alberta flood victims “not even aware” of risk: ICLR speaker

Calgary’s flooding in 2013 may have left an indelible impression on the insurers that underwrote the risk, but not so... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members