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The Commission provides information about human rights in Alberta. Before contacting us, review our website for details about making a complaint, the complaint process, ways to reduce discrimination, the Commission’s services, and more.
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The Commission provides information on:

  • what to do if you believe you have experienced discrimination
  • how to respond to a human rights issue
  • rights and responsibilities under Alberta's human rights legislation
  • ways to foster equality and reduce discrimination

Our hours of operation are Monday to Friday from 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The Alberta Human Rights Commission does not tolerate verbal abuse, threats, harassment, or any kind of aggressive behaviour directed toward staff or anyone else. Help us ensure a safe environment for all by treating everyone with dignity and respect.

Confidential Inquiry Line: 780-427-7661

For toll-free, dial 310-000 and enter the Confidential Inquiry Line number when prompted. For province-wide free access from a mobile phone, enter *310 (for Rogers) or #310 (for Telus and Bell) and then the Confidential Inquiry Line number when prompted. Callers can phone without paying long distance or airtime charges.

For video-relay service for Albertans who are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech-impaired, access our services via your own interpreter or via Canada VRS, which provides an interpreter.

Choose the option below that best fits your reason for contacting us.

Refer to the following website pages for more information:

If you cannot find the information you are looking for on our website, call the Confidential Inquiry Line to speak with a human rights officer about a specific human rights situation. Leave a message with your name and a phone number where we can reach you.

If your complaint is with the Office of the Director of the Commission or with the Tribunal Office, contact them directly using the information from those offices.

You can send us documents related to a human rights complaint, including a complaint form, by email, fax, or mail. You can also drop off documents at our Edmonton or Calgary office during business hours. If you need a different way to access services, contact the Confidential Inquiry Line.

Email: AHRC.Registrar@gov.ab.ca

Edmonton office address:
Alberta Human Rights Commission
800, 10405 Jasper Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB T5J 4R7

Edmonton office fax: 780-427-6013

 

Calgary office address:
Alberta Human Rights Commission
200, John J. Bowlen Building
620 - 7 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB T2P 0Y8

Calgary office fax: 403-297-6567

Refer to the following website pages for more information:

If you cannot find the information you are looking for on our website, contact the Tribunal Office by email, phone, or mail. If you require in-person services, call or email the Tribunal Office to make further arrangements.

Only contact the Tribunal Office if your complaint is at the Tribunal stage. For all other inquiries about complaints, contact the Confidential Inquiry Line.

Phone: 780-638-4635

Email: AHRCTribunal@gov.ab.ca

Office address:
Tribunal Office
7th floor, Commerce Place
10155 - 102 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 4L4

Refer to the following website pages for more information:

If you cannot find the information you are looking for on our website, contact the Communication, Education and Engagement team to learn more about how the Commission can support your efforts as an organization, business, association, government, or community to foster equity and reduce discrimination.

Phone: 403-297-8407

Email: educationcommunityservices@gov.ab.ca 

Refer to the Media page for frequently asked questions, as well as more information about the Commission and the human rights process. If you cannot find the information you are looking for on our website, contact the Commission by email or phone.

Email: AHRC.Media@gov.ab.ca

Phone: 780-868-2964

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