Fraud conviction: Can you enter Canada?

By |2018-04-13T10:34:09+00:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit|Tags: , , , , |

A fraud conviction can prevent a US resident from entering Canada. A Temporary Resident Permit or Criminal Rehabilitation application can help. Because it is a hybrid offence, fraud conviction can be either summary or indictable under Canadian law, but for [...]

Theft Conviction: Can you enter Canada?

By |2018-04-05T09:15:05+00:00April 4th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit|Tags: , , , , |

If you have a theft conviction outside of Canada you are inadmissible to enter Canada for at least ten years. It does not matter if your conviction is a misdemeanor or a felony. However, you may be eligible for a [...]

Assault conviction: Can you enter Canada?

By |2018-03-28T15:31:48+00:00March 28th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit|Tags: , , , , |

An assault conviction will cause you to be denied entry to Canada. Assault in Canada is considered a hybrid offence in Canada. That means it can be tried as either summary or indictable. In Canada, there is no such thing [...]

Granted Record Suspension: What happens next?

By |2018-03-06T15:02:24+00:00February 15th, 2018|Categories: Pardons (Record Suspensions)|Tags: , , , , |

If you have a applied for a pardon in Canada, you might have your own feelings about what it will mean when your granted Record Suspension letter arrives. Maybe you plan to travel or get a better job. Maybe you [...]

Crimes that can make you inadmissible to Canada

By |2018-05-03T15:39:04+00:00January 3rd, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit|Tags: , , , , |

If you have a criminal record, you may have difficulty entering Canada. If you were convicted of an offence that has an equivalent offence under Canadian law, you will likely be denied. There are a few exceptions to this rule, but [...]