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Record Suspension & Getting a Job: Breaking Barriers

Have you been struggling with employment due to a Canadian criminal record? Learn how the relation between record suspensions and getting a job can make a difference in your search. We dive into the essentials—what record suspensions are and their critical relation to your place in the job market. Unlocking Opportunities with a Record Suspension…

How much does a pardon cost in Canada?

When considering the cost for a pardon or record suspension one must take into account all of the costs associated with getting a criminal record in the first place as they can be high and un-manageable. Any time you are charged by the police and fingerprinted then you must appear in court to defend your…

Start Fresh: Pardons and Record Removal in Canada

Starting on the journey towards a clean criminal record is a significant step. This comprehensive guide will explore in detail the various aspects of obtaining a pardon and record removal in Canada, including eligibility criteria, the application process, potential legal implications, and the transformative changes that follow. A clear understanding of these elements is crucial…

When Can I Apply for a Pardon? Expert Advice and Guidelines

Understanding how and when you can apply for a pardon is crucial for those looking to move past a Canadian criminal record. Pardons Canada provides expert advice and guidelines to help you navigate the complexities of a pardon application while ensuring that you can take the necessary steps toward a brighter future.   Eligibility Requirements…

Can a Person with a Recent Criminal Offence Travel to the U.S.?

The ability to visit the United States whether for business, pleasure or family reasons is something that many Canadians take for granted, yet for those with a recent criminal offence on their record, this can quickly become complicated. U.S. Customs and Border Patrol can deny you entry to the U.S. if you have a Canadian…

Pardons Canada: Getting a Job with a Criminal Record

Visitor:  I have had countless job opportunities that I have not been able to accept and/or taken away once they see my criminal record. I am trying my hardest to provide for my two year old son but it seems I am stuck in the loop of low income jobs due to my record, I…

Unlocking Travel Opportunities: US Entry Waivers Explained

The U.S. Entry Waiver is a crucial document for those looking to enter the United States. For Canadian travellers with a past criminal record, it represents a key that can unlock travel opportunities that would otherwise be unattainable. Whether your travel to the U.S. is for business, pleasure, or family matters, Pardons Canada is here…