Why Gillons?

Gillons Insurance Brokers is an independent & locally owned and operated business that services 11 communities across Northwestern Ontario. We are committed to where we live and care about supporting the communities we call home.

We’ve been in business in Northwestern Ontario for almost 100 years. In 1924, Gillons had only six employees and an office in Fort Frances. Today, we have over 90 employees across the region. Fort Frances is still where our head office is located.

Personal Life Business

We make managing all of your insurance needs easy. Gillons is a one-stop insurance shop. We understand Northern risks you are faced with.

Talk to one dedicated advisor about your: Auto, Home & Recreational Insurance, Life Insurance & Living Benefits, and Business Insurance.

Corporate Services

As a locally owned Northwestern Ontario business, we understand the challenges businesses and organizations face in our area. That’s why we provide our Corporate Services clients with a dedicated team to assist with not only your corporate businesses insurance needs, but your group benefit and personal insurance needs. We help you protect not only the risks your business operations are exposed to, but the risks you face personally as an owner or director. And most importantly, what insurance you need to protect your family.

Our 5 C's


We care about where we live, about the longevity of our northern communities.


Giving back to our communities is a priority. We prosper together.


We know our clients and understand their lifestyles. We want to help them succeed.


We take pride in company culture and a positive work environment. We want our employees to have a full career.

Company Partner Insurers

We build relationships with our insurers to get the best-fitting products for our clients.