Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre
|Record #: NIA3873||Last Modified: 21 Mar 2018||Last Full Update: 21 Aug 2017|
|Office Phone||Toll free 1-888-495-8501|
|Fax||Toll free 1-888-654-9426|
|Located In Community||North Bay|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 686
North Bay, ON P1B 8J8
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||The central agency in Canada that collects information and criminal intelligence on mass marketing fraud that target mass victims. Examples include telemarketing scams, online scams, identity theft, email and text message scams, business scams and mail scams.
Complaints are received from Canadian consumers and/or victims and others where there is a connection to Canada. The centre is jointly managed by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, the Ontario Provincial Police, and the Competition Bureau of Canada.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 9 am-4:45 pm|
|Application||Call to report fraud or use the Fraud Reporting System (FRS)|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Physical Access||Not Applicable|
|Legal Status||(40) Federal Government|
|Service Categories||Consumer Fraud Reporting ; Identity Theft Reporting/Recovery Programs|