Become a Member. Join CIWA!

If you do business in the California wholesale insurance marketplace, you will benefit from a CIWA Membership. Join CIWA and support our mission of bringing together innovative and diverse insurance professionals dedicated to the wholesale insurance market in California. Through our advocacy, education, and networking initiatives, you and your colleagues will experience the benefits of CIWA by keeping up-to-date on industry legislation, emerging issues and trends and by networking with leading professionals in the California wholesale insurance system.

Learn more about our benefits and join CIWA today! If you have additional questions, please contact CIWA HQ at  

How to submit your membership application

To submit an application for CIWA Membership, determine your membership type below. Click the corresponding link to view the application and click download. The membership application can be filled out digitally and email to Martha Heinze at Once reviewed, CIWA will follow up in 1-3 business days with your status. Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of CIWA!


Wholesaler Membership

Sole proprietorships, partnerships or corporations that are licensed in the State of California as an agent, broker, or Surplus Lines Broker and who is actively engaged in the insurance business predominantly as a wholesaler.

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 Associate Membership

Insurance companies, reinsurance companies, reinsurance intermediaries, Lloyd's Brokers, Underwriting Managers or Syndicates of an exchange that are authorized to do business within the State of California and whose principal activity is to support the wholesale insurance market.

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Supporting Membership

Individuals, Firms, or Corporations that provide valuable services and support to CIWA Associate Members, CIWA Wholesale Members, and the larger California insurance wholesale marketplace.

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Become a Sponsor!

CIWA also offers effective sponsorship opportunities to our members. We have event sponsors at each of our conferences as well as members who sponsor CIWA on an annual basis for year-long exposure opportunities. If you are a current or perspective CIWA members, we encourage you to learn more about our sponsorship packages and would love to work with you in the future! We appreciate your consideration and support. Please contact with any questions or comments. 

Become a CIWA Annual Sponsor!