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Organization / Program Name(s)Located In Office Phone Description (Brief)
Canada. Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, No Physical Address, Spam Reporting CentreOttawa CRTC Access and Privacy Coordinator 819-997-4274 Centre that gathers information on spam and other electronic threats from various sources to support the enforcement activities of the federal agencies responsible for enforcing compliance with Canada ...
Canada. Financial Consumer Agency of Canada, Cashing a Government of Canada ChequeOttawa Calls from the Ottawa area or from outside Canada 613-960-4666 Information on the right to cash a Government of Canada cheque at any bank with tellers for free, even if not a customer of bank A bank can refuse to cash a Government of Canada cheque if:  * bank sus ...
Canada. Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, Ottawa - Office of Consumer Affairs, Canadian Consumer HandbookOttawa Toll free 1-800-328-6189 Helps consumers find reliable information on consumer issues. The information available on the website is provided by objective, trustworthy and reliable sources, including federal, provincial and ter ...
Canada. Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, Eastern and Northern Ontario, Measurement CanadaOttawa Toll Free 1-866-294-6572 Federal regulatory body concerned with measurement * Ensures accuracy in the selling of measured goods * Develops and enforces the laws related to measurement accuracy * Approves and inspects measurin ...
Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre, National Office - No Physical AddressNorth Bay   * Provides information on frauds and scams and consumer protection * Centralizes complaints regarding identity theft, fraud and scams through phone, fax, internet or mail complaint * Educates the pub ...
Financial Consumer Agency of CanadaOttawa Toll Free, English 1-866-461-3222 ; French 1-866-461-2232 ; From outside Canada 613-960-4666 Responsible for ensuring that federally regulated financial institutions comply with federal consumer protection laws and regulations. Monitors financial institutions' compliance with voluntary codes ...
Financial Services Regulatory Authority of OntarioNorth York Central 416-250-7250 Information and assistance on insurance (including life, health, property, disability, automobile), pension plans, loan and trust companies, deposit insurance, credit unions and caisses populaires, mo ...
OmbudService for Life & Health InsuranceToronto Downtown Central   Inquiries and complaints resolution for consumers of life and health insurance products and services including disability, employment health benefits, travel, and insurance investment products * onlin ...
Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry CouncilEast York 416-226-4500 Regulates motor vehicle dealers and salespersons in Ontario * enforces Motor Vehicle Dealers Act (MVDA) on behalf of Ministry of Government and Consumer Services * ensures registration of dealers and ...
Ontario. Ministry of Government and Consumer Services, Consumer Services Operations DivisionToronto Downtown 416-326-8800 Information to consumers and businesses through an automated voice-processing system. Consumer Services Officers also provide advice and information to consumers about their rights and responsibilitie ...
Ontario. Ministry of Government and Consumer Services. Consumer Protection OntarioToronto Downtown Central Consumer Complaint Line 416-326-8800 Public information and advice on consumer rights and responsibilities, complaints and consumer protection legislation * attempts to mediate complaints arising from regulated sectors of the marketplace ...
Retirement Homes Regulatory AuthorityToronto Downtown Central 416-440-3570 COVID19 -- daily update of list of retirement homes with active or resolved COVID-19 outbreaks www.rhra.ca/en/covid-19 Regulatory agency licenses retirement homes in Ontario * maintains public regist ...
ServiceOntario, Belleville OfficeBelleville Toll free 1-800-267-8097 Business: Business registrations Driver and Vehicle: Accessible Parking Permits * Copies of Records * Drivers' Licenses * Enhances Drivers' Licenses * Motorized Snow Vehicle Permits * Off-Road Vehicl ...
ServiceOntario, Toronto - No Physical Address, ServiceOntario CentresToronto Downtown General inquiries, toll free 1-800-267-8097 ; Health Card services and INFOline, toll free 1-866-532-3161 ; Driver and Vehicle Contact Centre, toll-free Canada-wide 1-800-387-3445 Provides a wide variety of government information and services at various points of service throughout the province * wide variety of publications, as well as links to general information about other ...