General Insurance Statistical Agency

Governance


GENERAL INSURANCE STATISTICAL AGENCY (GISA)

THE AGENCY
The GENERAL INSURANCE STATISTICAL AGENCY was incorporated as at June 28, 2005 as an independent legal entity under the Canada Corporations Act – Part II to carry out the activities of a statistical agent on behalf of all participating Canadian jurisdictions.

In this capacity, GISA has the ability to enter into contracts, collect revenue and incur operating and capital costs related to the activities of a statistical agent.

GISA’s MANDATE
The mandate, or purpose, of GISA is to collect, and make available, required statistical information to support a healthy, accessible and responsive marketplace for property & casualty insurance. GISA’s mission is to provide effective oversight of the statistical information and related insurance data, and to ensure that timely, reliable and accurate information is efficiently produced.

GOVERNANCE STRUCTURE
GISA has established the following governance structure to fulfill its mandate and carry out its activities:
Governance Structure
GISA Org Chart

BACKGROUND