How to enter Canada Despite a DUI

By |2019-02-13T12:23:34+00:00February 13th, 2019|Categories: All, Criminal Rehabilitation, TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit, Visiting Canada|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

You may not have heard, but on December 18, 2018 Canada passed Bill C-46, which means a border official is now much more limited in the ability to let you cross without increased scrutiny. Previously a border official could simply [...]

Future-Proof Your Career with a Record Suspension (Canadian Pardon)

By |2019-01-31T13:03:28+00:00January 31st, 2019|Categories: All|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Most of us have grand career aspirations, after all, it is what puts food on our table. Having healthy goals is in our DNA. If you want to advance your career and you suffer from a criminal record there is [...]

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 [...]

DUI entry: Why does Canada bar US residents with DUIs?

By |2018-03-07T14:52:36+00:00March 7th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit|Tags: , , , , |

DUI entry to Canada can be complicated. In Canada, a DUI is considered a serious criminal offence. Even a DWI can prevent you from entering Canada, as the Criminal Code does not include this distinction. Why can’t you enter Canada [...]

Pilot careers: Can you fly with a criminal record?

By |2018-03-19T10:18:43+00:00January 10th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, Pardons (Record Suspensions), TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit|Tags: , , , , |

If you want to become a pilot with a criminal record, there are ways your past could hold you back: Getting a clearance to work in secure areas of the airport and aircraft. Getting a job offer. Travelling to other [...]

American DUI: How does Canada know about it?

By |2018-03-27T15:40:12+00:00December 26th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Rehabilitation, TRP - Canadian Temporary Resident Permit|Tags: , , , , |

Canada does not allow entry to foreigners with DUIs; this includes US citizens. Every year, thousands of Americans are turned away at the border due to an American DUI or DWI charge or conviction. As a result, people wonder how [...]