Learn about the eligibility criteria and how to apply for the expungement of one or more convictions under the Expungement of Historically Unjust Convictions Act.

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What is Expungement?

Find out what expungement is and whether you are eligible.

What Convictions Qualify for Expungement?

Find out what convictions qualify for expungement.

What Are the Eligibility Criteria for Expungement?

Find out what the eligibility criteria is for expungement.

Apply for Expungement

Outlines the steps to apply for an expungement order.

Frequently Asked Questions about Expungement

Find answers to frequently asked questions about expungement.

Some Useful Tips to Remember

Learn how to avoid delays in the processing of your application.

Need Help?

Contact the Parole Board of Canada for help with your application.

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How to apply for an Expungement

This video explains what is an expungement, the eligibility criteria and goes through each step of the guide on how to submit an application.

Expungement Fact Sheet

Learn about expungement, its eligibility criteria and how to apply.

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