History

Westland Insurance Group began operations with the acquisition of a single office in Ladner in 1980. Built on a tradition of excellent customer service and high-quality insurance products at a competitive price, Westland has expanded many times over the last three decades.

There are now over Westland offices serving 51 communities throughout BC, including the Lower Mainland, Vancouver Island, Sunshine Coast, Fraser Valley, Kootenays and Okanagan Valley. Westland Insurance Group has grown into one of the largest community-based independent insurance brokerages in the province. As a BC-owned and operated insurer, we are proud of our reputation for honesty, integrity and personal service.

Professional staff

All Westland staff are licensed under the Financial Institutions Act, ensuring you get professional advice and support. We support ongoing training and professional development for our staff and operate our own Westland College to train staff in the latest in risk management, customer service and product knowledge.

Company strengths

One of our strengths is our group insurance programs for commercial, institutional, and industrial risks. We have developed special programs for:

  • Schools
  • Wineries
  • Churches
  • Private health care facilities
  • Dry cleaners
  • Restaurants
  • Manufacturers/Importers/Exporters