Terms and Conditions
Using files located on non-CHRT servers
To improve the functionality of the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal ("the Tribunal") web site, certain files (such as open source libraries, images and scripts) may be delivered automatically to your browser via a trusted third-party server or content delivery network. The delivery of these files is intended to provide a seamless user experience by speeding response times and avoiding the need for each visitor to download these files. Where applicable, specific privacy statements covering these files are included in our Privacy Notice.
Providing content in Canada's official languages
The Official Languages Act, the Official Languages (Communications with and Services to the Public) Regulations and Treasury Board policy requirements establish when we use both English and French to provide services to or communicate with members of the public. When there is no obligation to provide information in both official languages, content may be available in one official language only. Information provided by organizations not subject to the Official Languages Act is in the language(s) provided. Information provided in a language other than English or French is only for the convenience of our visitors.
Linking to non-Tribunal web sites
Links to web sites not under the control of the Tribunal, including those to our social media accounts, are provided solely for the convenience of our website visitors. We are not responsible for the accuracy, currency or reliability of the content of such websites. The Tribunal does not offer any guarantee in that regard and is not responsible for the information found through these links, nor does it endorse the sites and their content.
Visitors should also be aware that information offered by non-Tribunal sites to which this web site links is not subject to the Privacy Act or the Official Languages Act and may not be accessible to persons with disabilities. The information offered may be available only in the language(s) used by the sites in question. With respect to privacy, visitors should research the privacy policies of these non-government web sites before providing personal information.
Ownership and usage of content provided on this site
Materials on this web site were produced and/or compiled for the purpose of providing Canadians with access to information about the programs and services offered by the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal. You may use and reproduce the materials as follows:
Unless otherwise specified you may reproduce the materials in whole or in part for non-commercial purposes, and in any format, without charge or further permission, provided you do the following:
- Exercise due diligence in ensuring the accuracy of the materials reproduced;
- Indicate both the complete title of the materials reproduced, as well as the author (where available); and
- Indicate that the reproduction is a copy of the version available at [URL where original document is available].
Unless otherwise specified, you may not reproduce materials on this site, in whole or in part, for the purposes of commercial redistribution without prior written permission from the Government of Canada's copyright administrator, Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC). To obtain permission to reproduce Government of Canada materials on this site for commercial purposes, Apply for Crown Copyright Clearance or write to:
Public Works and Government Services Canada
Publishing and Depository Services
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Some of the content on this site may be subject to the copyright of another party. Where information has been produced or copyright is not held by Government of Canada, the materials are protected under the Copyright Act, and international agreements. Details concerning copyright ownership are indicated on the relevant page(s). To obtain additional information concerning copyright ownership and restrictions, please contact:
Employment and Social Development Canada
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The official symbols of the Government of Canada, including the Arms of Canada may not be reproduced, whether for commercial or non-commercial purposes, without prior written authorization.
Our commitment to accessibility
The Tribunal is committed to achieving a high standard of accessibility as defined in the Standard on Web Accessibility and the Standard on Optimizing web sites and Applications for Mobile Devices. In the event of difficulty using our web pages, applications or device-based mobile applications, please contact us for assistance or to obtain alternative formats such as regular print, Braille or another appropriate format.
Links to other web sites and ads
Social media accounts may post or display links or ads for websites that are not under the control of the Tribunal. These links are provided solely for the convenience of users. The Tribunal is not responsible for the information found through these links or ads, nor does it endorse the sites or their content.
Accessibility of social media platforms
Social media platforms are third-party service providers and are not bound by the Tribunal standards for Web accessibility.
Information posted by the Tribunal is subject to the Copyright Act.
Social media accounts are not Tribunal web sites and represent only its presence on third-party service providers.
For more information, please refer to our Privacy Notice regarding third-party social media.
Many social media platforms have multiple language options and provide instructions on how to set your preferences. The Tribunal respects the Official Languages Act and is committed to ensuring that our information of is available in both French and English and that both versions are of equal quality.