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Who is Wawanesa Insurance?

Wawanesa Insurance was founded in Wawanesa, Manitoba, in 1896. Over 120 years later, they’ve expanded their operations across Canada and throughout the United States and extended their lines of coverage. Today, Wawanesa is a 9.5 billion dollar company with over two million dollars of insurance policies in force and has remained guided by the same values it was instilled with since its founding. Today, Wawanesa takes pride in building on its history and striving to progress forward as leaders in the modern insurance industry. Wawanesa Insurance currently offers a wide range of products, including (but not limited to) auto, home, condo, and farm, as well as commercial business and life insurance.

Insurance Coverage Offered by Wawanesa


Auto Insurance

In 1928, over 30 years after they wrote their first policy, Wawanesa Insurance began insuring vehicles. Since then, they’ve become one of the largest automobile insurers in Canada, customizing each policy to the needs of the policyholder. Some of the factors they consider include your driving record, number of convictions, number of drivers in your household, and whether you have multiple policies with Wawanesa. Wawanesa offers auto insurance for multiple different types of vehicles, including:

  • Private passenger automobiles
  • Commercial vehicles
  • Motorcycles
  • Recreational vehicles (ATVs, snowmobiles)
  • Motorhomes and campers
  • Utility trailers


Home Insurance

Wawanesa tailors your home insurance coverage to your unique needs and the type of home you live in. No matter the scope of your property or the size, Wawanesa has coverage to help protect your home. Wawanesa provides basic, broad, and comprehensive plans (with the option of added additional coverages for each plan) to the following property types:

  • Apartments
  • Condos
  • Houses
  • Cottages


Life Insurance

A subsidiary of Wawanesa Insurance, Wawanesa Life, offers individual life insurance policies as well as group life insurance, disability, health, and dental products. Wawanesa has a wholly owned subsidiary that offers individual life insurance products, including the following:

  • Life insurance
  • Investment solutions
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance

Visit wawanesalife.com to learn more.


Business Insurance

With insurance solutions that can be customized for your business, Wawanesa has coverage to fit your needs. They offer a variety of coverages to help you, as a business owner, look after all your hard work. Wawanesa has options for specialized industry businesses and a select series of commercial insurance packages for certain types of firms. Wawanesa offers the following:

  • Property insurance
  • Contents insurance
  • Loss of income
  • Business liability
  • Cyber risk insurance
  • …and more


Farm Insurance

Wawanesa Insurance recognizes that your farm is your livelihood, which is why they’re committed to protecting it. They offer two farm insurance packages:

  • Your Farm Insurance –
    A build-your-own policy, where you can add coverages for structures, contents, machinery/tools, and other assets related to your farm.
  • Agricultural Select –
    A stand-alone farm insurance policy that’s designed for large commercial operations.

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Contact Wawanesa Insurance in Ontario

Your Excalibur Insurance broker should always be your first point of contact in the event of an emergency, as well as when you need to make changes to your policy or payment information. However, if you need to contact your insurance provider directly, you can reach them at:

Office Location Address Telephone Fax
Barrie 75 Cedar Pointe Drive, Unit 908 Barrie, Ontario L4N 5R7 (705) 721-9292
(705) 721-1849
Hamilton 55 Frid Street, Suite #3 Hamilton, Ontario L8P 4M3 (905) 528-0465 (905) 546-0620
Nepean (Ottawa) 900-36 Antares Drive Nepean (Ottawa), Ontario K2E 7W5 (613) 727-6393
(613) 727-3511
Peterborough Unit 7&8-1600 Lansdowne Street West Peterborough, Ontario K9J 7C7 (705) 748-4330
(705) 742-9551
Thunder Bay 206-920 Tungsten Street Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 5Z6 (807) 624-5670 (807) 622-8094
Waterloo 203 – 20 Erb Street West Waterloo, Ontario N2L 1T2 (519) 886-4320
(519) 747-0138

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