Accessing the Decisions
The decisions of the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) are published on an external web site; Decisia by Lexum.
The Browse and Search Decisions hyperlink found on the top menu and also on this right side lateral menu will redirect you to the external web site where you will be able to browse and search all CHRT decisions and rulings published since 1979.
Downloading the Decisions
The decisions are published in Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) format but are also available for downloading in Portable Document Format (PDF). In order to view them, you will need the free Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Description of the collection
This collection is comprised of decisions rendered by the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal in the form of Decisions or Rulings since 1979.
Source and quality of the decisions published
The decisions published on this site are converted to HTML to accent accessibility. All efforts are made to offer a useful resource to the Canadian public. However, the copies offered on this site can include conversion problems. If you discover such problems, or require the decision in an alternate format, we would appreciate being informed so that the necessary measures can be taken.
In accordance with the requirements of the Official Languages Act, the CHRT posts all its decisions in both official languages on this web site. However, there may be a lapse of time between when a decision is released and posted on the site and when the translation becomes available. All efforts are made to ensure speedy translations of our decisions.
Important notice about Tribunal decisions
Decisions of the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal are reviewable by the Federal Court. Federal Court decisions can be appealed to the Federal Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada. In order to assist you in researching the status of Tribunal decisions, hyperlinks to these courts are indicated below:
- Search page of the Federal Court
- Search page of the Federal Court of Appeal
- Search page of the Supreme Court of Canada
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