About Us

Our history begins in 1965, providing residents of Northern Ontario with auto, property and business insurance. Jim Smith assumed ownership of the company in 1992 and still oversees all operations nearly 25 years later. Over the last 50 years, Cambrian Insurance has become one of the largest independent general insurance brokerages in Northern Ontario.

With 80 employees located across Northern Ontario, our primary focus is to provide our clients with the best possible solutions for their insurance needs. No matter your needs, we will have a solution for you. If we cannot help you, we will endeavor to find someone who can. Our interest is your peace of mind. Try us out! You will like what you see!

Cambrian Insurance is a client-focused company with divisions in personal, business and life insurance. In addition, our Cambrian Special Risks division provides niche commercial lines products to our broker partners around the country. Our goal is simple – to meet the needs and requirements of our clients with professionalism and honour. As a result of the special attention we give to the needs and requirements of our clients, we have earned a reputation for attention to the needs of our clients, and established a base of customer referrals which is a major source of new business.

Cambrian Insurance Brokers Limited is registered as a licensed insurance broker with the Registered Insurance Brokers of Ontario (RIBO), which regulates the licensing, professional competence, ethical conduct, and insurance related financial obligations of independent general insurance brokers in the province of Ontario.

At Cambrian, we take pride in providing the highest standard of service to our clients. We have offices in Sudbury (Head Office), Azilda, Cochrane, Elliot Lake, Gore Bay, Huntsville, Kirkland Lake, New Liskeard, North Bay, Kapuskasing, Little Current, Manitowaning, Powassan, Sault Ste. Marie, Sundridge, Thunder Bay, Timmins, and West Nipissing.

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