Government of Nova Scotia, Canada
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Use the Services Directory to quickly access information on all of the services provided by the NS Department of Finance and Treasury Board.

Services for ConsumersLegal Information Society of Nova Scotia

A not-for-profit organization, the Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia (or LISNS), has been providing Nova Scotians with information and resources about the law for more than 25 years.

Canadian Life and Health Insurance OmbudService  
Centre for the Financial Services OmbudsNetwork   
General Insurance Ombudservice  
Financial Consumer Agency of Canada 

Services for Industry

Nova Scotia Business Registry
Nova Scotia Permits Directory – Department of Finance

CCIR Insurers Application

Center for Studies in Insurance Operations (CSIO)
CSIO creates and maintains Standard forms on behalf of the Canadian P&C Insurance Industry. They are designed for paper and electronic use.

Informco provides the property and casualty insurance industry with policy documents.

Federal Government – InsuranceOffice of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) Canada

Provincial Governments - Insurance

Alberta Superintendent of Insurance
Alberta Insurance Council
Automobile Insurance Rate Board

British Columbia
Insurance Corporation of British Columbia
Insurance Council of British Columbia
Financial Institutions Commission of British Columbia

Financial Institutions Regulation Branch, Consumer and Corporate Affairs, Manitoba Finance
Insurance Council of Manitoba (ICM) - ICM is responsible for the licensing and discipline of insurance agents, brokers and adjusters.

New Brunswick

Justice and Consumer Affairs, New Brunswick
New Brunswick Insurance Board - The Board regulates auto insurance rates
Newfoundland and Labrador
Financial Services Regulation Division, Newfoundland and Labrador

Northwest Territories
Department of Finance, Government of Northwest Territories

Financial Services Commission of Ontario - FSCO regulates insurance, pensions, credit unions, caisses populaires, cooperatives, mortgage brokers and loan & trust companies.

Prince Edward Island
Consumer, Corporate and Insurance Division, Prince Edward Island

L’Autorité des Marchés Financiers, Quebec

Financial Institutions Division
, Saskatchewan Financial Services Commission
Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI)
Insurance Councils of Saskatchewan (ICS)

Yukon Territory
Insurance Act, Department of Community Services, Government of Yukon

Insurance Industry Groups and Associations

Atlantic Insurance Harmonization Project (draft) , The Council of Atlantic Premiers
Canadian Association of Financial Institutions in Insurance (CAFII)
Canadian Association of Independent Adjusters (CAII)
Canadian Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (CAMIC)
Canadian Council of Insurance Regulators
Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association (CLHIA)
Insurance Brokers Association of Nova Scotia (IBANS)
Insurance Brokers Association of Canada (IBAC)   
The Insurance Bureau of Canada
Property & Casualty Insurance Compensation Corporation


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Tel: 902-424-5613
Fax: 902-424-1298