About Us

Our Mission

The Yukon Human Rights Commission promotes equality and diversity through research, education and enforcement of the Yukon Human Rights Act.

Our Strategic Plan 2015 - 2018

Read about the Yukon Human Rights Commission's priorities in our Strategic Plan 2015-2018.

Our History

The Yukon Human Rights Commission was established in 1987 to administer the Yukon Human Rights Act.

The Yukon Human Rights Commission:

  • is independent from the Yukon Government
  • provides human rights training and educational resources
  • assists both the complainant and respondent
  • encourages and assists with settlement efforts

The Yukon Human Rights Act

  • sets out the legal framework for protecting human rights
  • promotes and protects human rights in Yukon
  • establishes the Yukon Human Rights Commission and the Board of Adjudication

Let's Talk.

Visit us

Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

215 - 305 Main Street
Accessible entrance is on 3rd Avenue
under the breezeway.

Call us

Toll free: 1.800.661.0535
We accept collect calls.

Write us

215 - 305 Main Street
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 2B4

Fax: 867.667.2662

Report online

Use a 24/7, anonymous chatbot to create and submit a complaint.

We respectfully acknowledge that the Yukon Human Rights Commission office is located within the traditional territory of the Kwanlin Dün First Nation and the Ta’an Kwäch’än Council.