Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-326-1312
Toll Free Phone 1-866-598-0322
TTY Phone 416-326-2027 ; 1-866-607-1240
Fax 416-326-2199 ; 1-866-355-6099
E-Mail hrto.tdpo@ontario.ca
Website sjto.ca/hrto
Primary Contact Richard Hennessy, Registrar
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
655 Bay St, 14th Fl
Toronto, ON M7A 2A3
 
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Intersection Bay St and Dundas St W
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name HRTO ; Ontario Human Rights System ; Ontario Human Rights Tribunal ; Social Justice Tribunals Ontario
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Primary Executive Yola Grant, Associate Chair
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Resolves disputes under the Human Rights Code and maintains neutrality * does not defend, represent or advise either person or organization * holds mediations and hearings

Administers and enforces Ontario Human Rights Code, which prohibits discrimination in employment, accommodation, contracts, vocational associations, or goods, services and facilities, based on age (16 years and older in accommodation, 18 years and older in services and 18-65 years in employment), sex (includes pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status (includes common law), same sex partnership status, family status, physical or mental disability, race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, receipt of public assistance (in accommodation), record of offences (in employment) and reprisal or threat of reprisal

Partner agency in Ontario Human Rights System with Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC) and Human Rights Legal Support Centre (HRLSC) -- see separate listings * under auspices of Social Justice Tribunals Ontario
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Languages English ; French
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Categorical Program Administrative Units ~ Human Rights Issues ; Discrimination Assistance

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