Information for complainants

This section offers information to assist complainants. The person who is making the complaint is called the complainant.

For more information see:

Investigation Process 
Conciliation Process
Human rights complaint form and guide

Please note: A complaint must be made to the Alberta Human Rights Commission within one year after the alleged incident.

Revised: December 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.