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 [...]

Foreign Travel: Should you disclose a record at the border?

By |2018-04-10T14:59:27+00:00December 1st, 2017|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, General Pardons, Pardons (Record Suspensions), TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit, US Entry Waivers|Tags: , , , , |

Every country has its own rules and policies about criminal records and travel. This can make foreign travel complicated. For example, Mexico identifies serious crimes as being of concern. Australia says a person who was given a sentence of more [...]

Disclosure: Who can see your criminal record?

By |2018-01-26T16:48:42+00:00June 30th, 2017|Categories: General Pardons, Pardons (Record Suspensions)|Tags: , , , , |

If you have a criminal record, you may wonder if others can find out. Fortunately, in Canada, there are certain rules that govern disclosure, including when police can release your record. A person cannot simply call the police and ask [...]

How Will a Criminal Record Impact Your Future?

By |2018-01-30T14:44:21+00:00December 4th, 2015|Categories: General Pardons, Pardons (Record Suspensions), US Entry Waivers|Tags: , , , , , , |

At Pardon Services Canada, we often talk about the benefits of getting a record suspension or travel waiver. With a cleared name, there are so many more employment, volunteer and travel opportunities to discover. What often comes as a surprise [...]

Are Youth or Juvenile Offenses On Your Criminal Record?

By |2018-02-01T11:53:18+00:00September 12th, 2014|Categories: General Pardons, Pardons, Pardons (Record Suspensions)|Tags: , , , , |

When a youth commits a crime, they often assume that their record is automatically erased when they turn 18.  However, this is a misconception. While the majority of these records will be sealed once the individual reaches the age of 18, [...]