Welcome to the website of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS)

Established in 1994, the IAIS is a voluntary membership organisation of insurance supervisors and regulators from more than 200 jurisdictions, constituting 97% of the world’s insurance premiums. It is the global standard-setting body responsible for developing and assisting in the implementation of principles, standards and guidance as well as supporting material for the supervision of the insurance sector. The IAIS mission is to promote effective and globally consistent supervision of the insurance industry in order to develop and maintain fair, safe and stable insurance markets for the benefit and protection of policyholders; and to contribute to global financial stability.


Andy Mais appointed Vice Chair of the IAIS Executive Committee

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew N. Mais, Insurance Commissioner of Connecticut and President of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), as Vice Chair of the IAIS Executive Committee (ExCo). The ExCo is responsible for providing the overall strategic direction and the management...

AAWG – Stakeholder Call

On 22 May 2024 from 10:15 – 11:15 EDT, the Accounting and Auditing Working Group of the IAIS will hold a stakeholder webinar to provide updates on the Working Group’s activities and gather feedback on key matters of interest on potential significant changes to IFRS accounting standards and international auditing standa...

IAIS Newsletter April 2024

Read the latest news from the IAIS, including work done so far on embedding the values of diversity, equity and inclusion within the IAIS and sharing good practice with insurers globally.