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Outside Resources Links

​There are many Canadian federal and provincial insurance-related resources. Links to organizations, educational programs, glossaries, injury prevention resources, crime prevention resources, legislation resources and regulators are below. ​

​Associations and Organizations

ADR Institute of Canada (ADR Canada)

General Insurance OmbudService (GIO)

American Insurance Association (AIA) (U.S.)

Groupement des assureurs automobiles (GAA)

Canadian Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (CAMIC)


Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association (CIAA)

Insurance Brokers Association of Canada (IBAC)

Canadian Insurance Claims Managers Association (CICMA)

Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction (ICLR)

Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association Inc. (CLHIA)

International Insurance Society (IIS)

Canadian Standards Association (CSA Group)

Ontario Insurance Adjusters Association (OIAA)

Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CISO)

Ontario Mutual Insurance Association (OMIA)

Facility Association (FA)

Property and Casualty Insurance Compensation Corporation (PACICC)

Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC)

Property Casualty Insurers Association of America (PCI) (U.S.)

Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS)

Surety Association of Canada

Underwriters Laboratories of Canada (ULC)

Educational Programs
(colleges and universities with full-time insurance programs)

Insurance Institute of Canada (IIC)

British Columbia Institute of Technology

Laval University

Conestoga College

University of Calgary

Fanshawe College

Wilfrid Laurier University

MacEwan University

Mohawk College

Mount Royal College

Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology

Seneca College

Glossaries ​

International Risk Management Institute

National Association of Insurance Commissioners (U.S.)

International Underwriting Association (U.K.)

​Injury and Loss Prevention Resources​

Fire Prevention Canada

Public Safety Canada


ThinkFirst (now part of Parachute Canada)

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) (U.S.)

Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF)

Parachute Canada

Safe Kids Canada (now part of Parachute Canada)


SMARTRISK (now part of Parachute Canada) 

Insurance Crime​

Canadian Association of Special Investigation Units (CASIU)

International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI)

Coalition Against Insurance Fraud (U.S.)

National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) (U.S.)


North American Export Committee (NAEC)

International Association of Auto Theft Investigators (IAATI)

Public Safety Canada

Legislation and Court Cases​

Canadian Legislation (The Law Society of Upper Canada)

Canadian Case Law (The Law Society of Upper Canada)

Regulators Across Canada​




​​Alberta: Superintendent of Financial Institutions

​British Columbia

British Columbia: Financial Institutions Commissions


Saskatchewan Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority


Manitoba: Superintendent of Insurance, Consumer and Corporate Affairs, Financial Institutions Regulations Branch


Ontario: Financial Services Commission of Ontario


Quebec: Autorité des Marchés Financiers

​New Brunswick

New Brunswick: Financial and Consumer Services Commission

​Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia: Superintendent of Insurance

​Newfoundland and Labrador

Newfoundland and Labrador: Superintendent of Insurance

​Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island: Superintendent of Insurance

​Northwest Territories

Northwest Territories/Nunavut: Superintendent of Insurance


Yukon: Superintendent of Insurance

Licensing of Brokers and Agents



​British Columbia

Insurance Council of British Columbia


The Alberta Insurance Council


Insurance Councils of Saskatchewan


Insurance Council of Manitoba


FSCO Licensing Link: Agents Licensed in Ontario


Autorité des marchés financiers

​New Brunswick

Financial and Consumer Services Commission

​Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Department of Finance

​Prince Edward Island 

PEI Consumer, Corporate and Insurance Division

​Newfoundland and Labrador

Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, Department of Government Services