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.


11/17/2021 Members of the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association Ready to Respond

Press Release – CIAA National President – Jeff Edge     ... [Full Story]

10/27/2021 Canadian Claims Summit – November 16, 2021

Bringing Together the Canadian Claims Industry to Discuss the Most Timely and Relevant Issues Affecting Management and Executive Level Industry... [Full Story]

10/04/2021 Seventh Annual Joint CIAA-CICMA-CDL Seminar

Join us on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 for the Seventh Annual Joint CIAA-CICMA-CDL Seminar.   This joint program between CDL, CICMA... [Full Story]

Industry News

01/18/2022 Signs for optimism in the condo insurance market?

Condo insurance premiums in Canada appear to be stabilizing following years of premium and deductible increases. “You should see some... [Full Story]

01/18/2022 Six ways insurers can reduce ransomware risk

Cyber insurance was once seen as a bright spot for the commercial insurance industry, with lower loss ratios and higher... [Full Story]

01/18/2022 Claims costs keep rising for B.C. catastrophes

British Columbia’s costliest severe weather event in provincial history just got more expensive. Catastrophe Indices and Quantification Inc. (CatIQ) confirmed... [Full Story]

Group of Young CIAA Members