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Criminal records and history checks

  • Criminal records

    Explaining what a criminal record is, how long it lasts, when you don’t have a record, and how your information is protected by law, and what to do if you are discriminated against because of your criminal record.

  • Criminal history checks

    Types of criminal history check, how to apply and what they are needed for.

  • Expungement of historical homosexual convictions 792-new-weapons-licence

    Consensual male homosexual activity stopped being a criminal offence in 1991 and you can now apply to have existing convictions expunged.

Last updated
29 June 2018
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