Discrimination Complaint

You can make a complaint with NYC Commission on Human Rights if you believe that you have been a victim of discrimination in employment, housing, or public accommodations. Discrimination includes the inability to access housing or public accommodations because of a disability, such as the lack of a wheelchair ramp or bars installed in a bathroom.

You can report discrimination based on:

  • Race/ National origin/Color
  • Religion/Creed
  • Age
  • Alienage or citizenship status (non-citizen or immigration status)
  • Gender/Gender identity/ Gender expression, including denial of bathroom access
  • Pregnancy/Caring for a child or sick family member
  • Sexual orientation
  • Disability, including failure to accommodate
  • Marital/Partnership Status
  • Employment
    • Domestic Violence/Stalking/Sex offense
    • Arrest/conviction records
    • Credit History
  • Housing
    • Children living in the home
    • Source of household income/occupation