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Ontario. Pay Equity Commission

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-314-1896
Toll Free Phone 1-800-387-8813
TTY Phone 416-212-3991 ; 1-855-253-8333, Toronto and Toll Free
Fax 416-314-8741
Social Media Twitter Twitter:
Alternate Contact Kadie Ward, Ontario Pay Equity Commissioner
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID-19 -- office closed to in-person service until further notice

Pay Equity Office
  • responsible for implementing and enforcing Pay Equity Act (PEA)
  • investigates and resolves complaints
  • public education programs 
  • research on wage gap and gender economic equality
  • monitors employers for compliance
  • may refer disputes to Pay Equity Hearings Tribunal -- see separate listing

Reports to the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Employers, unionized and non-unionized employees, former employees, or bargaining agents; Pay Equity Act applies to all public and private sector workplaces with 10 or more employees

Residency Requirements: Ontario
Application Call or download application form from website; applications can be filed anonymously
Languages English; French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
180 Dundas St W
Suite 300
Toronto, ON
Canada M7A 2S6
View Google Map
Intersection University Ave and Dundas St W
Mailing Address Canada M7A 2S6
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance; wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance; elevator with braille and voice/tone features; barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Community Legal Services
Service Categories Categorical Program Administrative Units ~ Labour Issues ; Discrimination Assistance ~ Labour Issues ; Labour Relations ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Labour Issues

Agency Overview

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