The Office de la protection du consommateur answers your questions about permits and other obligations.

Merchants operating in sectors supervised by the Office

We provide information about permits and obligations that apply to:

  • collection agents;
  • travel agents;
  • itinerant merchants;
  • road vehicle dealers and recyclers;
  • physical fitness studio operators;
  • money lenders;
  • merchants concluding high-cost credit contracts;
  • merchants offering extended warranties on automobiles;
  • debt settlement service merchants.

You can contact us in writing or by telephone, Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 pm and from 13:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., except on Tuesday mornings when service begins at 10 a.m. In-person visitors may only submit documents.


How to contact us

Collection agents
Travel agents
Itinerant merchants
Physical fitness studio operators
Money lenders
Merchants concluding high-cost credit contracts
Merchants offering extended warranties on automobiles
Debt settlement service merchants

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Road vehicle dealers and recyclers

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Other merchants

We provide information about your obligations and help you comply with the law.

You can call us, Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

List of Office telephone numbers

Montréal 514 253-6556
Québec 418 643-1484
Trois-Rivières 819 371-6400
Saguenay 418 695-8427
Gatineau 819 772-3016
Sherbrooke 819 820-3694
Saint-Jérôme 450 569-7585
Another area in Québec or in Canada 1 888 OPC-ALLO (1 888 672-2556)

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Last update : September 17, 2019