Canadian Human Rights Tribunal

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-995-1707
TTY Phone 613-947-1070
Fax 613-995-3484
Address & Map
C.D. Howe Building
240 Sparks St, 6th Flr West
Ottawa, ON K1A 1J4
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) has a statutory mandate to apply the Canadian Human Rights Act (CHRA) based on the evidence presented and on the case law * legally decides whether a person or organization has engaged in a discriminatory practice under the Act * the purpose of the CHRA is to protect individuals from discrimination * it states that all Canadians have the right to equality, equal opportunity, fair treatment, and an environment free of discrimination * applies these principles to cases that are referred to it by the Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC).
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility The Tribunal can only deal with cases which have been referred to it by the CHRC.
Application Contact the CHRC by telephone, fax or mail; Canadian Human Rights Commission 
344 Slater Street, 8th Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 1E1 * telephone 613-995-1151, toll free 1-888-214-1090 * fax 613-996-9661
Languages English ; French
Fees None
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Other Details
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Established 1977
Funding Federal - Canadian Human Rights Commission
Print Material A large list of publications is available on the website.
Date Updated 23 Nov 2018
Service Categories Discrimination Assistance ; Federal Administrative Tribunals ~ Human Rights Issues

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