Oegema, Nicholson & Associates Insurance Brokers Ltd.

Insurance Programs Beyond the Status Quo

A family business now in its third generation, Oegema Nicholson is one of the largest independent brokerages in Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec. A full service and specialty line insurance brokerage, our Personal, Commercial and Life and Living Benefits Departments are comprised of highly trained and dedicated professionals that are well established in the regional marketplace.

On a Foundation of Impenetrable Relationships

Our longevity and professional experience has enabled our staff to forge reputable, solid, and enduring relationships with the companies we represent, giving us an added advantage when negotiating your residential and recreational property, auto, farm, business, construction, manufacturing, or life and living benefit services.

Grounded by Client-Centric Flexibility

Oegema, Nicholson & Associates has the expertise to design a group coverage plan specific to your organization or association, allowing employees and individual members the ability to design unique group programs. In addition, we have the knowledge to develop specialty personal and commercial programs for businesses and members of an association.

And Underscored Objectivity and Transparency

Moreover, our agenda is unassailably unbiased and transparent. It is for this reason the solutions we provide fit and work for our clients. Coupled with competitiveness, personable attention, and responsiveness service at every level makes Oegema Nicholson the right company to build the best solution for you in the face of any insurance or financial need.


  • “We have had our house and vehicle insurance with OEGEMA-NICHOLSON & ASSOC. INS. BKRS. located at 243 Castor Street in Russell, Ontario, for several years now. The people in the office have always been friendly and courteous whenever we had any queries and, in particular, we want to thank Christopher Lough who has been so helpful in every way. The thing we like the most is when you telephone this office you get a live person answering and not a machine.”-Jerry Gaudry
  • “I’ve been dealing with ONA for over 20 years with my personal insurance, as well as our commercial insurance, and I know I can rely on them for great customer service, and prompt responses. I feel confident not only referring them to my employees, but to our customers as well.”-Charlene Brunet, President, Dan Murphy Ford
  • “ONA helps me with my personal insurance and my business insurance . They are my one stop shop when it comes to insurance and group benefits. I know I’m covered in all areas. Great friendly service and knowledgeable staff!”-James Carriveau, President, Exact Interlock and Exact Properties
  • “I would like to thank Carol for everything she has done for me and my family over the years. It is my honest belief that we would not be in the position we are in if it was not for her guidance, expertise and honesty. We can’t begin to thank her enough.”-Tim
  • “It’s always a pleasure to deal with Oegema, Nicholson & Associates, and I can depend on them for all my insurance needs. I have been a client for several years and whether it’s regarding my personal insurance, or anything to do with our employee benefits or commercial needs, I know I’m taken care of.”-Rhonda, Capital Dodge
  • “I know all my insurance needs are covered with Oegema, Nicholson & Associates. I have been a loyal client for the last 15 years, and I can count of them for my commercial insurance, employee benefits, as well as my personal insurance and finances. Jeff Richer always goes above and beyond to help me with my insurance needs.”– Omkar Atwal, Owner, Leitrim Home Hardware
  • “One call to Oegema, Nicholson Associates is all it took. After our basement flooded, within a day or two they had a crew cleaning everything up, taking down the drywall and itemizing everything to be cleaned, thrown out or restored. They had everything in place for us in a timely manner and were extremely patient with me as they talked me through the process and waited for me to make decisions.”– Jennifer Parks, Stittsville, Ontario