Criminal Rehabilitation articles

Criminal rehabilitation is an application that, if successful, allows a person with a record to enter Canada permanently. Read all our blog posts about Criminal Rehabilitation.

The New Cannabis Possession Pardon

By |2018-10-25T11:27:56+00:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, General Blog Posts - AllCleared Criminal Record Services, General Pardons, Pardons, Pardons (Record Suspensions)|Tags: , , |

The New Pot Possession Pardon On October 17th, 2018, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale announced further plans by the Liberal Government to introduce legislation for a new pot possession pardon. This pardon will be aimed specifically at individuals that were [...]

Canada makes it harder to get in with a DUI this December

By |2018-12-03T14:05:01+00:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation|

It’s already tough to get into Canada with a DUI, but this December it’s going to get tougher. Canada has passed Bill C-46, a bill to strengthen impaired driving legislation. Under the law, maximum sentences in Canada will be increased [...]

Canadian Permanent Residency: Can you apply with a DUI?

By |2018-09-08T08:25:38+00:00September 7th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, Pardons, TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit|

A DUI can affect your ability to apply for Canadian permanent residency. If you have a DUI, you are inadmissible to Canada for at least 10 years. However, you may be able to apply for permanent residency after resolving your [...]

Can you get a Canadian work permit with a DUI or DWI?

By |2018-09-05T18:13:38+00:00September 5th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit|Tags: , , , , |

US residents with DUI or DWI will have difficulty entering Canada for any reason. If you need to work in Canada temporarily or even plan on coming to Canada permanently as a skilled foreign worker you will need to resolve [...]

Foreign pardon or expungement and entering Canada

By |2018-08-15T16:44:02+00:00August 15th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit, Visiting Canada|

If you have been pardoned for a criminal record, it may be possible to enter Canada without a Canadian waiver. However, a foreign pardon will not necessarily allow you to enter Canada. Not all pardons or expungements will be treated [...]

Difference between TRP and Criminal Rehabilitation

By |2018-07-26T15:46:48+00:00July 26th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit|Tags: , , , , |

If you have a DUI or other type of criminal record, you will need a Temporary Resident Permit or Criminal Rehabilitation to enter Canada. The biggest difference between TRP and Criminal Rehabilitation is the length of validity. Rehabilitation is permanent, [...]