Complaint Investigation

  • MDCR's Role

    MDCR investigates complaints to determine whether unlawful discrimination occurred. While investigating a complaint, MDCR is impartial and does not act as an advocate or representative for either party.

File a Complaint of Discrimination

  • File a Complaint

    If you believe you have been the victim of unlawful discrimination within the past 180 days, you can file a complaint with MDCR. You can also file a complaint online here or call toll-free 800-482-3604.

MDCR Jurisdiction

  • MDCR Jurisdiction

    The Michigan Department of Civil Rights enforces two state laws: The Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act #453, Public Acts of 1976, as amended and The Persons with Disabilities Civil Rights Act #220, Public Acts 1976, as amended