Meet AllCleared: Pardon Services Canada is changing its name

By | 2017-09-21T23:05:52+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: General, Pardons (Record Suspensions), TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit, US Entry Waivers|Tags: , , , |

Pardon Services Canada is pleased to present our new name AllCleared. Our clients understand change and so do we. Pardon Services Canada is refreshing its image with a new name and, coming soon, a new website. Over the next few weeks, [...]

Weekend Roundup: Condo boards moving to ban marijuana

By | 2018-05-25T16:59:25+00:00 May 25th, 2018|Categories: Weekend Roundup|

Marijuana Legalization Condo boards moving to ban pot before legalization Many condo boards are creating rules to prevent condo owners from smoking and growing cannabis at home ahead of legalization. Read more at the CBC  Increasing diversity in the weed [...]

US Entry Waiver: What is it and how does it help?

By | 2018-05-25T14:26:49+00:00 May 25th, 2018|Categories: US Entry Waivers|Tags: , , , , |

A US Entry Waiver is a preclearance document that allows you to visit the US even if you are inadmissible. A common reason for inadmissibility is having a criminal record. A US entry waiver is also called a temporary waiver [...]

Will a Canadian pardon show up on a background check?

By | 2018-05-25T15:12:13+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Categories: Pardons (Record Suspensions)|Tags: , , , , |

A Canadian pardon, which is now called Record Suspension, will not show up on a background check. No one will be able to tell that you have a pardon once it has been granted. When you obtain a background check [...]

Weekend Roundup: Marijuana possession charges continue to be laid

By | 2018-05-22T09:54:34+00:00 May 18th, 2018|Categories: Weekend Roundup|Tags: , , , , |

Marijuana legalization Possession charges continue to be laid despite legalization Canadians continue to face charges for minor possession of marijuana despite the fact that it is likely to be legalized this summer. Read more at CBC News  No action on [...]

US Entry Waiver: How do you enter the USA with a criminal record?

By | 2018-05-24T10:09:41+00:00 May 18th, 2018|Categories: US Entry Waivers|Tags: , , , , |

In order to enter the USA with a criminal record, you will usually need a US Entry Waiver. However, not every type of conviction requires a waiver, so if you have never been denied entry to the US, contact us [...]

Record Suspension reforms shuffled to committee for study

By | 2018-05-16T16:03:32+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Categories: Pardons (Record Suspensions)|Tags: , , , , |

It will be another nine months before Parliament can consider Canada’s Record Suspension laws. Shortly after being elected, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale said the government was interested in fixing the Record Suspension system, which he called “punitive.” In 2016, [...]