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Canada. Canadian Human Rights Commission

Contact Information
Office Phone 613-995-1151
Toll Free Phone 1-888-214-1090
TTY Phone 1-888-643-3304
Fax 613-996-9661
E-Mail info.com@chrc-ccdp.ca
Website www.chrc-ccdp.gc.ca/eng
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CanadianHumanRightsCommission
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/chrc_ccdp/
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/canadian-human-rights-commission/?originalSubdomain=ca
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/cdnhumanrights
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCBlUe4PtxTH_ZBOvClwvmHA
Alternate Contact Marie-Claude Landry, Chief Commissioner
Agency Information
Established 1977
Description and Service Details
Description (Service)
  • administers the Canadian Human Rights Act
  • handles complaints (including sexual harassment) against organizations
  • aims for federally regulated employers to achieve a well represented workforce
  • carries out compliance audits of employers and service providers 
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Persons legally present in Canada or Canadian citizens and landed immigrants outside Canada.
To file a complaint, a person must have been discriminated against by a federally regulated organization. Ex. a federal government department, agency or crown corporation, chartered bank, national airline, inter-provincial transportation or shipping line, telecommunications company, certain mining industries, railway and others.
Application Call or visit website
Languages English; French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Canada Building, Minto Place
344 Slater St, 8th Flr
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1A 1E1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Advocacy for People with Disabilities ; Community Legal Services ; Consumer Protection / Complaints ; Human Rights
Service Categories Accessibility Related Standards/Legislation Compliance ; Constitutional Law ; Constitutional/Civil Rights Groups ; Disability Rights Groups ; Discrimination Assistance ; Immigrant Rights Groups ; Senior Advocacy Groups ; Sexual Harassment Prevention ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Human Rights Issues ; Women's Advocacy Groups

Agency Overview


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