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About the HRTO


If you believe you have experienced discrimination or harassment, you can file an application with the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario (HRTO). The HRTO resolves claims of discrimination and harassment brought under the Human Rights Code in a fair, just and timely way. The HRTO first offers parties the opportunity to settle the dispute through mediation. If the parties do not agree to mediation, or mediation does not resolve the application, the HRTO holds a hearing.

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HRTO | April 30, 2015
Vacancy Notice – HRTO Practice Advisory Committee

The HRTO Practice Advisory Committee (PAC) has a vacancy among the six members who regularly appear or represent parties – applicants or respondents – before the HRTO. Currently the PAC has an opening for three (3) …
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