The Commission on Human Relations (CCHR) is charged with enforcing the Chicago Human Rights Ordinance and the Chicago Fair Housing Ordinance. The Commission investigates complaints to determine whether discrimination may have occurred, and uses its enforcement powers to punish acts of discrimination.

Our Office is Open to the Public By Appointment Only

Upon entering, all individuals are required to wear a mask at all times. 

Please call (312) 744-4111 to schedule an appointment. 


The CCHR Accepts Email Filings

The Commission accepts filing of complaints and other documents by e-mail.  For more information, click the following link.

Email Service and Filing Regulations


You Can Submit a Service Request to the CCHR Online

Simply click on the following link, scroll down, and select Public Safety and then select Discrimination:

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