Record Suspension Application Guide and Forms

Downloadable Record Suspension Application Guide and Forms:

Important! – read the Record Suspension Application Guide instructions carefully before completing the application forms. Incomplete or missing information will lead to your application being returned to you. If you require assistance, call the Record Suspension Information Line at 1-800-874-2652 (toll-free) or contact us by email at

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When can a person apply for a record suspension? PBC website
Applying for a record suspension?
The Parole Board of Canada (PBC) is the official federal agency...
To apply for a record suspension, you must meet the eligibility requirements.
1.	been convicted of an offence
2.	completed all your sentences
3.	completed a waiting period
Once eligible, you can apply directly to the PBC.
Using a third-party service provider to apply will not
If you need help with your application...

Applying for a record suspension? Know the facts.


You do not need a lawyer or representative to apply for a record suspension. This will not accelerate the review of your application or convey a special status on it. The PBC treats all applications in the same way.

You can apply for a record suspension by following the step-by-step instructions above, and submitting your completed application forms and a $631 processing fee.