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My son and partner are planning applying to emigrate to

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hi my son and partner are planning applying to emigrate to canada - but my son who is now 37 has some past criminal records - but has not been in any trouble for the past 10 years as most of his offences was when he was must younger - will he still be accepted in an application to emigrate to Canada?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Canada Law
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
as I have not got an answer yet I would like to add that the offences consisted of burglary (once) and motor offences, breaching a discharge order when young offender - how long does cananda take offences into consideration as I say it has been ten years since offence - I would appreciate an answer soon as want to get on with emigration application thanks
Expert:  Legal Ease replied 1 year ago.

Hello! My name is***** you for your question. I'm reviewing it now, and will post back again shortly.

Expert:  Legal Ease replied 1 year ago.

Your son is not currently admissible to Canada. He will need to undergo what Canada immigration calls rehabilitation through them before he can submit his application.

Here is a link to the information that you will need about this process:

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/information/applications/guides/5312ETOC.asp

Unfortunately, the process is complex and if possible it would be by far better for him to retain an immigration lawyer in Canada. As well, this process will take over a year.

I hope that helps as a starting point.

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Expert:  Legal Ease replied 1 year ago.

Is there anything more I can help you with at this point in time?