Citation Canada - The ultimate HR partnership

The ultimate HR partnership built around your business

  • On-demand HR support
  • Compliant HR policies & training
  • Time-saving HR tech

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Citation Canada, formerly HRdownloads

Canadian expertise meets world-class service: this is Citation Canada. Born with 16 years of experience as HRdownloads and thousands of success cases across the country, Citation Canada is your go-to partner for HR solutions. We’re by your side with the right tools, advice and policies, providing a full package of HR services to make managing HR easier, helping you meet your compliance goals.

Buried under HR admin? Struggling with tricky HR legislation changes? You don’t have to do it alone! Manage your HR with our all-in-one software, a next-gen platform for tracking employee data and meeting health and safety compliance. Our team of HR experts are on hand at all times to offer you instant online HR advice, so you’ll never struggle with HR legislation again.

An all-in-one HR solution built for Canadian businesses

5 Star Software and Technology Providers 2022

Most connected HR technology in Canada

5 Star Learning Development 2022

A leader and pioneer of HR content

5 Star HR Consultant 2021

Trusted HR support from coast to coast

HR solutions tailored to your business

Customize your Citation Canada platform exactly how you need it. We created our software to be exactly what a modern, forward-thinking business needs to create an engaging work environment for your people, and a streamlined day for you!

Managers, employees, interns and everyone in between – we’ve created a blend of next-gen tech and accessible, jargon-free advice that speaks to, and works for, everyone in your business.


  • Accessing easy-to-understand and even easier-to- implement HR advice
  • Core HR documents tailored to your business, regardless of size, sector or jurisdiction
  • Meeting your compliance requirements for HR across any of Canada’s 14 jurisdictions
  • Sending key documents and training at the click of a button
  • Quickly creating robust job descriptions, job postings, and interview guides

Dedicated HR content for Canadian business

Proper solutions for HR requires flexibility and adaptable documents that you can distribute quickly without fuss. No matter where you’re based, or what you do, our compliance experts are here to keep track of the dynamic landscape on your behalf. We’ll update all core HR documents in line with the very latest changes in Canadian legislation and common law, as they happen.

Release compliant HR content, stress-free, in minutes, including:

Agile HR support for your growing business

From unlimited on-demand phone support to hands-on project work, our HR support team is always available to lend a hand (or ear) to help you navigate your HR needs. Our award-winning HR experts work directly with you to come up with solutions that fit your fluid needs and work environment.

Move forward with peace of mind when dealing with:

  • A complex termination;
  • Unexpected people issues;
  • HR Projects;
  • And more!

Stay ahead of the curve with dedicated HR webinars and resources

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HR is the heart of a company.
Let Citation Canada make sure the pulse is strong!