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About Desjardins Insurance

Founded in 1944, DGIG is a component of Canada’s largest financial cooperative – Desjardins Group. Through its subsidiaries, DGIG offers a line of property and casualty insurance products and complementary services across Canada. We’re also a player in the white label market. Our products are distributed through several Customer Contact Centres, through our network of exclusive agents, through P&C insurance agents in the Desjardins caisse network in Quebec and through our websites and smartphone technology.

Under the Desjardins Insurance brand, policies are underwritten by Certas Direct Insurance Company

We've been meeting the home and auto insurance needs of Canadians for over 60 years. When you call, you'll speak directly to a licensed insurance advisor each and every time. And, you will never feel rushed, because we will take the time to explain your coverage and answer any questions that you may have.

About Desjardins

We believe it is our duty as a P&C insurer to place sustainable development and social responsibility at the heart of what we do. Inspired by the cooperative values of Desjardins Group, we’re committed to contributing to the well-being of people and communities. DGIG redistributes millions of dollars each year to support our local communities. From promoting road safety to empowering youth through health initiatives or donating funds to disaster victims, we’re always working to positively impact the places we live and work. For a more detailed look at Desjardins Group’s cooperative values, please visit

Desjardins General Insurance Group (DGIG) 2020 Financial Leaflet

You can find the organization’s key financial results from 2020 in DGIG’s 2020 Financial Leaflet (PDF).

You can also read the following document: DGIG Governance Framework.

Our Commitment to You

As Canada’s third largest property and casualty insurer group, we have plenty of resources. Should the unexpected happen, we'll be there for you today and in the future. With our high claims satisfaction rate, you can rest assured, knowing you'll be taken care of. After all, isn't that what an insurance company is for?


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