Boreal Insurance Group was started by Harry McDonald in 1946 upon his return from Europe under the name Innisfail Agencies.  The business has passed from Harry to his son and then to his grandson, Ty McDonald who is currently leading the business.  This year we are celebrating 70 years servicing Central Alberta as a family owned and operated brokerage


Our Mission

It is our goal that in addition to providing our clients with industry leading advice on risk transfer and insurance placement, we also provide an exceptional customer experience.

Based in Innnisfail we provide insurance solutions to families and businesses all over Alberta.  The company has specialised expertise in all facets of Personal Insurance as well as Construction Bonding, Contractors Insurance, Energy Sector Insurance, Transportation Risk, Professional Liability & Agricultural Programs

Our customers are our greatest asset and we work hard to ensure that we bring them the best our industry has to offer.
— Ty McDonald, President

Our Areas of Expertise

Personal Lines Coverages including

  • Home, Condominium and Rental Units
  • Automotive, Motorcycle & Classic Cars
  • ATV, Snowmobile & other Toys
  • Seasonal Risks & Vacation Property
  • Boat and Marine Risks
  • High Value Homes
  • Rental Properties
  • Personal Umbrella

Commercial Lines Coverage for

  • Agricultural & Farm Risk
  • Construction Risk & Surety Bonding
  • Energy Sector Risk
  • Transportation Risk
  • Professional Liability Risk
  • Manufacturing Risk
  • Restaurant & Hospitality Risk
  • Small & Mid Sized Enterprise