Contact Us

At this time callbacks in response to inquiries are delayed due to high volume. An increase in staff caseloads is also causing a delay in processing complaint files.  All inquiries and complaints are very important to us and we appreciate your continued patience.

At this time, we are not conducting walk-in intake meetings due to COVID-19. Please contact us by phone at (902-424-4111 or toll-free within NS 1-877-269-7699), by email (, or by regular mail (PO Box 2221, Halifax, NS B3J 3C4

General Inquiries:

Toll-free in Nova Scotia: 1-877-269-7699
Local in Halifax: 902-424-4111
Fax: 902-424-0596
TTY services available via 711

By email:
When contacting the Commission by email please ensure you include your name and a contact phone number along with any instructions about the best time to reach you directly.

Media Inquiries
Education Inquiries:
Twitter: @NSHumanRights

*ASL and language interpreters available for in-person meetings upon request

Halifax Office

5657 Spring Garden Road
Park Lane Terrace
3rd Fl., Suite 305

Mailing Address:
PO Box 2221
Halifax, NS
B3J 3C4

Transit routes: 1, 10, 14, 20, 21, 23, 31, 32, 33, 34, 53, 59, 68, 80, 81, 84, 85, 86
Plan your visit.

Sydney Office

Provincial Building
360 Prince Street
Sydney, NS
B1P 5L1

Phone: 902-563-2142
Fax: 902-563-5613

Digby Office

84 Warwick St.

Mailing address:
PO Box 1029
Digby, NS
B0V 1A0

Phone: 902-245-4791

Please note: Our offices are fragrance and peanut-free.
Thank you for not wearing scented products when visiting our offices.