Join – Overview

Why Should You Join?

NYIA’s members truly set the direction of the association. The organization’s committee structure encourages participation and allows the membership to determine how NYIA can most effectively work to encourage a better business environment in New York. NYIA’s membership includes both national and regional carriers, domestics and non-domestics, collectively writing more than $11 billion annually in New York premium. The association represents stock, mutual, and cooperative insurers writing in virtually every county of New York State. Our diverse membership is one of the greatest assets of the association.

Benefits of Membership

Government Relations
NYIA’s core purpose is to advocate and educate on behalf of our members and to be the resource of choice for property and casualty issues. NYIA has taken a leadership role in monitoring and shaping the state’s legislative and regulatory environment of the property and casualty industry. In addition, the association has established a substantial and successful Political Action Committee.

NYIA produces a variety of timely, informative publications available to all members. Members have the ability to customize their membership to their preferences, so the information received from NYIA is specific to the needs of each member.

Programs & Services
NYIA offers a variety of programs and services to members, including an annual conference, an annual meeting, educational programs, forums with key public policymakers and industry experts, and group discounts for publications, subscriptions and reporting mandates.

Public Outreach
Our goal is to better educate the public and decision makers about insurance issues while working to improve the image of the industry. We offer a comprehensive statewide program publicizing NYIA’s perspective through a variety of public relations and marketing initiatives.

NYIA is seen as an expert on New York insurance issues and regularly receives inquiries from media outlets resulting in coverage in New York, national and trade publications.

Additional Benefits

We offer numerous benefits to reinsurer and subscriber members to assist them with their marketing efforts, including advertising in our publications at a discounted price, sponsorship of our events, writing informational articles for our magazine, presenting on educational topics, a reduction in the fee to attend and/or exhibit at the Annual Conference and attending other events either complimentary or at a discounted price.

NYIA is a great mechanism for networking with decision makers in the property and casualty field. Our Annual Conference is widely considered as the premier New York property and casualty event of the year.

Membership Fees

  • Full Insurer – Based on direct premiums written in New York. Call NYIA at 518.432.4227 for a quote.
  • Reinsurer – $5,500 annually
  • Subscriber – $1,800 annually
  • Affiliate – $1,800 annually

NYIA Bylaws

Please review the association’s Bylaws. You can view online and download and save the PDF. Please keep a copy for your records. 

Membership Application

Please complete the NYIA Membership Application then click the Submit button to attach the completed application as a PDF to a new email or you can print application to complete then either scan and email to or fax to 518.432.4220 or mail to New York Insurance Association, Inc., Attn: Stacey Orlando, Corporate Secretary, 130 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12210.

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