6.6 Criminal Records (Clean Slate) Act 2004

The Criminal Records (Clean Slate) Act 2004 overrides other legislation and rules relating to access to court records.

This legislation is designed to allow individuals with less serious convictions who have been conviction-free for at least seven years to put their past behind them. It enables eligible individuals to conceal convictions in most circumstances.

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