Canadian Human Rights Commission - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

Canadian Human Rights Commission
National Office
344 Slater Street
8th Floor
Ottawa, ON K1A 1E1
(613) 995-1151 (Local)
(613) 996-9661 (Fax)
(888) 214-1090 (Toll-Free)
(888) 643-3304 (TDD/TTY)

Brief Description

The Canadian Human Rights Commission administers both the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Employment Equity Act, and ensures that the principles of equal opportunity and non-discrimination are followed in all areas of federal jurisdiction.

Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 8:30 AM-4:30 PM.
Geographic area served: Canada.
Publications: Publications on various issues such as human rights protection and prevention, employment equity, pay equity, discrimination and harassment, disability and alternative dispute resolution.


470-1253 McGill College Avenue
Montréal, PQ H3B 2Y5

South Tower
1002-175 Bloor Street East
Toronto, ON M4W 3R8

750-175 Hargrave Street
Winnipeg, MB R3C 3R8

308-10010 106 Street
Edmonton, AB T5J 3L8

301-1095 West Pender Street
Vancouver, BC V6E 2M6

504-5475 Spring Garden Road
Halifax, NS B3J 3T2


Marie-Claude Landry, Ad. E., Chief Commissioner
France St-Laurent, Communications

Services Offered

Services for Adults

  • Advocacy
    • Works with various media and takes advantage of technologies, such as the Internet, to ensure that as many people as possible, from coast to coast, have access to information about human rights.
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