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Important information about possible upcoming disruptions that may affect you. The Chartered Insurance Institute is transitioning to a new customer and member relationship management system in March 2023 as part of our commitment to improving the way we deliver value for our members and learners. During this time, you may experience some intermittent service disruptions.  Full details are available here.

Our History website

Our History website brings to life the heritage of the Chartered Insurance Institute together with the evolution of the insurance profession.

On the website you can:

  • Take a 360° virtual tour of the Insurance Hall at 20 Aldermanbury in London, the CII's historical home
  • View the unique Stained Glass Windows, decorating the building
  • Explore the collection of over 1,500 Fire Marks, formerly on display along the staircase Insurance Hall
  • Read the original 1912 Charter of the Chartered Insurance Institute and other rare books giving valuable insight into past insurance processes
  • Read a series of blog posts covering different aspects of the history of insurance 

Visit the website at