Canadian Human Rights Commission

National Office

Record #: SHA1423
Last Modified: 24 May 2023
Last Full Update: 24 May 2023


Description (Service)

Administers both the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Employment Equity Act.

  • Ensures the principles of equal opportunity and non-discrimination are followed in all areas of federal jurisdiction
  • Handles complaints (including sexual harassment) against organizations within Canadian federal jurisdiction

Service Details


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.

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Languages English ; French
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
344 Slater St, 8th Flr
Ottawa, ON K1A 1E1
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Intersection Lyon St N and Slater St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information