About our logo: what our logo symbolizes

The Commission's logo consists of a stylized "hr" which stands for human rights. The "hr" can be seen as a figure, representing the focus of human rights on humanity. The figure is holding a vertical staff or rod, representing a rod or staff of justice or equality.

Revised: July 23, 2019


The Alberta Human Rights Commission is an independent commission of the Government of Alberta.

Due to confidentiality concerns, the Commission cannot reply to inquiries about specific situations by email. Please call the Commission's Confidential Inquiry Line if you have a specific question.

You can access information about making FOIP requests for records held by the Commission on our Contact us page.

The Commission will make publications available in accessible formats upon request for people with disabilities who do not read conventional print.