Churchwardens are responsible for the care of the land and buildings, furnishings and effects belonging to the church, and for keeping them adequately insured against loss by fire and for maintaining insurance against any other insurable hazard to the church, its property, the incumbents and the churchwardens (Canon 15, Section 4 (10)).

As of Jan. 1, 2010, all Parishes and Congregations in the Diocese are required to purchase minimum insurance from the broker designated by the Diocese. This Broker is Marsh Canada Ltd.

Insurance Renewal Policies and Applications

Marsh Canada send all Parishes their Renewal Policies together with the Renewal Applications at the end of November each year.  These are to be returned to Marsh by January the following year.  If you have made changes to your policy during the current year, please contact Marsh for your adjusted renewal premium.


If you have any questions with respect to the 0% financing plan, please do not hesitate to contact Marsh Canada Limited.

Contacting Marsh Canada Limited

If you need to speak to someone regarding a POLICY matter, including Allsport Insurance Marketing Limited Policy for third parties, please contact:

Carl Murray
Telephone: 1-866-236-6128
Fax: 1-866-656-0001

If you need to report a CLAIM, please contact the Insurance Company, Ecclesiastical directly:

Churches within Diocese of Toronto

Afterhours:    Email:
Telephone:  1-888-693-2253
Fax:  416-484-6352

Property:      Email:
Copy:  Marsh Canada:
Ecclesiastical Claims Representative:  Nick Brigis,
                   Telephone:  416-484-3970, Cell:  647-285-5694

        Liability & Directors & Officers (“D&O”):
Copy:    Marsh Canada:
Ecclesiastical Claims Representative: Rui Taborda,
                          Telephone: 416-484-4910, Cell:  647-448-4321

Abuse:       Should be reported directly to the Chief Administrative Officer of the Diocese.
Additional Insurance Information

Please also see the following pages on this website:

Facility Rentals

The online system for the User Group Applications is now live and available for use at the following link

Claims Forms


For more information, please contact David Badian, Property Support Administrator, 416-363-6021 ext. 245 (1-800-668-8932); fax: 416-363-7678.