Every citizen and permanent resident of Canada enjoys these rights and freedoms, among many others:

  • Fundamental Freedoms

Freedom of religion, expression, peaceful assembly and association.

  • Legal Rights

The right to life, liberty and personal security. Freedom from unreasonable search or seizure. The right not to be arbitrarily detained or imprisoned.

  • Mobility Rights

The right to live and work in any province.

  • Equality Rights

Every individual is equal before and under the law regardless of race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, sex, age or mental or physical disability.