Join IIA

Why join?

The IIA is a recognized property casualty industry leader advancing public policy positions on behalf of member companies. Our primary objective is to provide expert and timely service to member companies on insurance-related issues. We have expertise working with Illinois' political forces, special interest groups and media. We also strive to increase public understanding about the vital role insurance plays in people's everyday lives.

We are working hard to preserve Illinois' vibrant insurance marketplace - and there is strength in numbers.


Benefits?

  • Legislative tracking reports.
  • Illinois General Assembly lobby work.
  • Engagement with state regulatory agencies.
  • Governor action reports when tracked bills are signed into law.
  • Effective Political Action Committee.
  • Analyze key insurance-related legislative races during election cycles.
  • Regular conference calls on emerging insurance issues.
  • Periodic meetings where members can network with colleagues and government officials.
  • Weekly newsletters.
  • Promotional materials showing the insurance industry's economic impact to the state.
  • Coalition building opportunities with like-minded trade associations and special interest groups.
  • Timely insurance-related issues are addressed with local news outlets.
  • Available to provide media statements and interviews as needed.
  • Manage the Illinois Insurance Hotline, an industry-sponsored educational resource for consumers with questions about insurance matters.

Membership Levels offered by the IIA

The IIA provides many benefits to its members including industry information, legislative support, education, and networking opportunities.

You can find out more by reviewing the information provided below about the membership levels offered at the IIA.


Full membership is restricted to property, casualty or surety insurance companies licensed to do business in Illinois. All insurance companies are welcome, including stock, mutual, reciprocal, inter-insurer, or other forms of organizational structure.

Full members receive one vote on the IIA Board of Directors and are eligible to chair or participate on IIA committees.

Other membership perks:

Government Relations:

  • Legislative tracking reports
  • Government action reports when tracked bills are signed into law
  • Illinois General Assembly lobby work
  • Engagement with state regulatory agencies
  • Effective PAC committee

Member Services:

  • Regular conference calls on emerging insurance issues
  • Periodic meetings to network with colleagues and government officials
  • Weekly newsletters
  • Coalition building opportunities with like-minded trade associations and special interest groups.

Assessments are based on property and casualty direct written premiums posted by the Illinois Department of Insurance for the year closest to when membership is sought. For more assessment information, please contact the IIA at 217-789-1010.

Illinois Insurance Association bylaws define subscribers as trade associations, reinsurance companies, and other firms, entities and organizations that work with, support or provide value to the insurance industry, the corporation, or its members.

Subscribers may participate on (not chair) IIA committees but have no voting privileges. This class of membership has no seat on the IIA's Board of Directors.

Other Subscriber perks:

Government Relations:

  • Legislative tracking reports
  • Government action reports when tracked bills are signed into law
  • Illinois General Assembly lobby work
  • Engagement with state regulatory agencies
  • Effective PAC committee

Member Services:

  • Regular conference calls on emerging insurance issues
  • Periodic meetings to network with colleagues and government officials
  • Weekly newsletters
  • Coalition building opportunities with like-minded trade associations and special interest groups

Subscriber assessments:

  • $7,500 annually for trade associations
  • $5,000 annually for reinsurance companies, other organizations, firems and entities

Request Membership

Our dedicated staff is ready to answer any questions you may have about becoming a member. Please contact the IIA at 217-789-1010 for more information or, if you are ready to Request Membership, you can do so now.