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Government Consumer Affairs Offices

Federal Office of Consumer Affairs
235 Queen Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H5
Phone: 613 946 2576
Fax: 613-952-6927
Email: consumer.information@ic.gc.ca
Website: http://www.ic.gc.ca/consumer/

      • Service Alberta, Consumer Contact Centre
        TD Tower – 10888-102 Avenue, 17th Floor
        Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2Z1
        Phone: 780-427-4088
        Toll Free: 1-877-427-4088
        Email: service.alberta@gov.ab.ca
        Website: http://www.servicealberta.ca/
      • Consumer Protection British Columbia
        #307-3450 Uptown Blvd
        PO Box 9244
        Victoria, British Columbia V8W 9J2
        Phone: 604-320-1667
        Toll Free: 1-888-564-9963
        Fax: 250-920-7181
        Email: info@consumerprotectionbc.ca
        Website: http://www.consumerprotectionbc.ca
      • Manitoba Consumer Protection Office, Manitoba Family Services and Consumer Affairs
        302-258 Portage Avenue
        Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0B6
        Phone: 204-945-3800
        Toll Free: 1-800-782-0067
        Fax: 204-945-0728
        Email: consumers@gov.mb.ca
        Website: http://www.gov.mb.ca/cca/cpo/
      • New Brunswick Department of Justice and Consumer Affairs
        Kings Place (King Tower)
        440 King Street
        Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 5H8
        Phone: 506-453-2659
        Fax: 506-444-4494
        Email: justice.comments@gnb.ca
        Website: http://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en.html
      • Newfoundland and Labrador Consumer Affairs, Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Government Services
        PO Box 8700
        St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador A1B 4J6
        Phone: 709-729-4834
        Toll Free: 1-877-968-2600
        Fax: 709-729-6998
        Email: gsinfo@gov.nl.ca
        Website: http://www.gs.gov.nl.ca/index.html
      • Northwest Territories Consumer Affairs, Northwest Territories Department of Municipal and Community Affairs
        5201-50th Avenue, Suite 600
        PO Box 1320
        Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 3S9
        Phone: 867-873-7125
        Fax: 867-873-0309
        Email:: michael_gagnon@gov.nt.ca
        Website: http://www.maca.gov.nt.ca/home/for-residents/public-safety/consumer-protection/
      • Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations, Public Enquiries
        Mail Room, 8 South
        Maritime Centre
        1505 Barrington Street
        Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3K5
        Phone: 902-424-5200
        Toll Free: 1-800-670-4357
        Fax: 902-424-0720
        Email: askus@gov.ns.ca
        Website: http://www.gov.ns.ca/
      • Nunavut Consumer Affairs, Nunavut Department of Community and Government Services
        267 Qaiqtuq Building
        Baker Lake, Nunavut X0C 0A0
        Phone: 867-793-3303
        Toll Free: 1-866-223-8139
        Fax: 867-793-3321
        Email: Laupaluktuq@gov.nu.ca
        Website: http://cgs.gov.nu.ca/en/public_Consumer.aspx
      • Ontario Consumer Protection Branch, Ontario Ministry of Consumer Services
        5775 Yonge Street, Suite 1500
        Toronto, Ontario M7A 2E5
        Phone: 416-326-8800
        Toll Free: 1-800-889-9768
        Phone (TTY): 416-229-6086
        Phone (TTY) 2: 1-877-666-6545
        Fax: 416-326-8665
        Email: consumer@ontario.ca
        Website: http://www.ontario.ca/consumerprotection
      • Prince Edward Island Consumer Services, Office of the Attorney General
        Shaw Building, 4th Floor
        95 Rochford Street
        PO Box 2000
        Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 7N8
        Phone: 902-368-4580 or 902-368-4550
        Toll Free: 1-800-658-1799
        Fax: 902-368-5283
        Website: http://www.gov.pe.ca/consumerservices/
      • Quebec Office de la protection du consommateur
        400 Jean-Lesage Boulevard, Suite 450
        Quebec, Quebec G1K 8W4
        Phone: 418-643-1484
        Toll Free: 1-888-672-2556
        Fax: 418-528-0976
        Website: http://www.opc.gouv.qc.ca
      • Saskatchewan Consumer Protection Branch, Saskatchewan Ministry of Justice and Attorney General
        1919 Saskatchewan Drive, Suite 500
        Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 4H2
        Phone: 306-787-5550
        Toll Free: 1-888-374-4636
        Fax: 306-787-9779
        Email: consumerprotection@gov.sk.ca
        Website: http://www.justice.gov.sk.ca/cpb
      • Yukon Consumer Services & Infrastructure Development, Yukon Department of Community Services
        Andrew Philipson Law Centre
        2130 Second Avenue, 3rd Floor
        PO Box 2703 (C-5)
        Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6
        Phone: 867-667-5111
        Toll Free: 1-800-661-0408 ext. 5111
        Fax: 867-667-3609
        Email: consumer@gov.yk.ca
        Website: http://www.community.gov.yk.ca/consumer/cp.html

Student Loans
• Financial Consumer Agency of Canada   Visit website

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre
• FRAUD: Recognize It, Report It, Stop It. If you or someone you know might be a victim of fraud please contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre 1-888-495-8501   Visit website

Other Credit Resources
• DebtCanada.ca — Credit Education Specialists   Visit website
• Credit Education Week Canada   Visit website
• Get Smarter About Money   Visit website
• Inspire Financial Learning   Visit website
• Life Literacy Canada – Money Matters   Visit website
• Canadian Foundation for Economic Education   Visit website
• BrighterLife.ca – Sharing ideas about money, health and family   Visit website
• Industry Canada – Dealing with Debt: A Consumer’s Guide   Visit website
• Financial Planning Standards Council – Financial Planning Guide  Visit website