BANK OF CANADA
COMPETITION BUREAU CANADA
Its mission is to protect and foster competitive markets in Canada and help consumers make informed decisions.
1 800 348-5358
TTY: 1 800 642-3844
50, rue Victoria, Gatineau (Québec) K1A 0C9
CANADIAN ANTI-FRAUD CENTRE
To get more information about fraud or report fraudulent activity, contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre by phone or email:
1 888 495-8501
SeniorBusters is a group of volunteers who work for the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre and provide information and telephone support to seniors who believe they have been victims of telephone fraud. Contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre and ask for them.
CRIME VICTIMS ASSISTANCE CENTRES (CAVACs)
If you witness or are a victim of physical violence, threats, fraud, theft, or any other type of crime, you can obtain free and confidential professional services from a CAVAC. CAVAC workers will listen to you, inform you of your rights and options as a victim, provide technical assistance (e.g., filling out forms as required), guide you through the process, and refer you to other resources in the community. You do not have to have filed a police report to use their services.
1 866 LE-CAVAC (532-2822)
CENTRE D’AIDE ET DE LUTTE CONTRE LES AGRESSIONS À CARACTÈRE SEXUEL (CALACS)
SPAM REPORTING CENTRE (CNP)
Since July 1, 2014, consumers, businesses, and organizations have been using fight spam.gc.ca to report commercial electronic messages (spam) sent without the recipient’s consent or containing false or misleading content.
1 800 465-7166
Equifax Canada Co., C. P. 190, Station Jean-Talon, Montréal (Québec) H1S 2Z2
NATIONAL DO NOT CALL LIST (NDNCL) OF THE CANADIAN RADIO-TELEVISION AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION (CRTC)
1 866 580-DNCL (1 866 580-3625)
TTY: 1 888 DNCL-TTY (1 888 362-5889)
OFFICE DE LA PROTECTION DU CONSOMMATEUR
Monitors the enforcement of laws under its purview, provides information to consumers collectively and individually, educates consumers, and handles consumer complaints. It also promotes cooperation among consumer market stakeholders.
1 888 OPC-ALLO (672-2556)
SÛRETÉ DU QUÉBEC
310-4141 or *4141 (for mobile phones)
1 877 713-3393