Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC)
The OHRC works to promote, protect and advance human rights through research, public education, targeted legal action and policy development.
We cannot provide information, advice or legal opinions on individual cases or circumstances. See the Human Rights Legal Support Centre for more information (below).
Ontario Human Rights Commission
180 Dundas Street West, 9th Floor
Toronto, ON M7A 2G5
Tel: (416) 326-9511
Toll Free: 1-800-387-9080
TTY (Local): (416) 326-0603
TTY (Toll Free) 1-800-308-5561
Telephone directory: INFO-GO
Media inquiries: (416) 314-4528
Public education services: Request form
Request an OHRC initiated-application, inquiry or intervention: firstname.lastname@example.org
Follow us: www.facebook.com/the.ohrc | twitter.com/OntHumanRights
Human Rights Legal Support Centre (HRLSC)
The HRLSC provides free legal assistance to people across Ontario who have experienced discrimination contrary to Ontario’s Human Rights Code, and who may want to file an application to the HRTO.
Human Rights Legal Support Centre
180 Dundas Street West, 8th Floor
Toronto, ON M7A 0A1
Tel: (416) 597-4900
Toll Free: 1-866—625-5179
TTY: (416) 597-4903
TTY Toll Free: 1-866 612-8627
Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario (HRTO)
The HRTO deals with all claims of discrimination filed under the Ontario Human Rights Code. The Tribunal resolves applications through mediation or adjudication.
Go to the Tribunal's website for:
- Application form: HRTO: Forms & Filing | Tribunals Ontario
- Applicant’s Guide: HRTO | Applicant's Guide (tribunalsontario.ca)
Call the Tribunal for information about:
- the Tribunal's processes for dealing with an application;
- an application you have already filed at the Tribunal.
Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario
15 Grosvenor Street, Ground Floor
Toronto, ON M7A 2G6
Tel : (416) 326-1312
Toll Free: 1-866-598-0322
TTY (Call the Bell Relay Service): 1-800-855-0511
Fax: (416) 326-2199
Fax (Toll Free): 1-866-355-6099