The Québec Ombudsman

Common complaints

"I received a notice of non-payment by mistake."


Other examples of administrative errors

"Revenu Québec is slow in issuing my tax refund."


Other examples of wait times

"I feel that the staff at a CHSLD are too informal with a relative of mine."


Other examples of staff attitude

" The CNESST has refused to reimburse for the cost of my medication."


Other examples of financial damage

" The hospital has refused to grant me physiotherapy and has referred me to a private clinic instead."


Other examples of infringement of rights

Frequently Asked Questions

All frequently asked questions

Since May 1, 2017, you can go to the Québec Ombudsman.

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All news

September 20 2017
Useful tip

Throughout her career, the current Ombudsperson has always given social rights and defense of the underprivileged pride of place.

September 19 2017
Intervention report

The Québec Ombudsman received a report about various failings at Centre d’hébergement et de soins de longue durée (CHSLD) Herron, a private uncontracted health institution.