Hotline, Technical Assistance & Referral Agencies

Please note that as of January 18, 2017, the Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices has been renamed the Immigrant and Employee Rights Section (IER).

IER's Worker and Employer Hotlines

The Immigrant and Employee Rights Section (IER) hotlines that provide workers and employers with the ability to work directly with IER’s staff to resolve potential immigration-related employment disputes informally and quickly without contested litigation.  Workers and employers are encouraged to call the respective hotlines to seek assistance with immigration-related employment issues.  Language interpretation services are available upon request.

Click here to view IER's prior hotline resolutions.

IER's Technical Assistance Letters

One of the ways in which IER educates the public is by responding to written requests for technical assistance about the anti-discrimination provision. 

Click here for a list of technical assistance letters issued by IER.

IER's Referral Agencies

If you can't find what you're looking for on the IER website, perhaps this list of referral agencies can provide you with the information you need.

Click here for a list of IER referral agencies.

Worker Hotline: 1-800-255-7688
Employer Hotline: 1-800-255-8155
Teletypewriter (TTY): 202-616-5525 & 1-800-237-2515

Updated July 28, 2017