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CGLCC Launches Rainbow Registered Program

June 22, 2021

The CGLCC has launched the new Rainbow Registered accreditation program available for Canadian businesses of all sizes and industries.

The accreditation will help consumers and prospective employees to more easily identify LGBT+ friendly businesses across Canada. It will also help businesses of all industries and sizes, demonstrate their commitment and consistent efforts to provide a welcome and accepting experience through progressive policies and practices.

For the first time, LGBT+ friendly businesses (for both employees and customers) are able to show their allyship and make a concrete commitment to ensuring equity, diversity and inclusion by becoming Rainbow Registered. More information on what that entails, as well as a list of benefits can be found HERE.

Limited Time Offer!

To celebrate Pride Month, we are offering Small Businesses* the chance to become Rainbow Registered at no cost!**

*This special offer is only available to the first 50 businesses that apply.

**For all other businesses, we will waive the sign-up fee. 

Offer ends June 30, 2021

Pricing starts at $299 + tax for small businesses and scales to match company size. It takes approximately a week to complete the program, at which point businesses will be able to promote themselves as a Rainbow Registered organization, access CGLCC member benefits, and be included in the Rainbow Registered business directory for consumers.

Companies interested in applying to the rainbow registered program can get started today by completing the first step, a self-assessment found at

For more information, please contact us at