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How long does it take for a file to be Purged?

Region: Ontario Answer Number: 2168

A file purge usually takes four to sixteen months to complete, which includes destroying or sealing the records at the local police.

To erase your criminal record, call toll-free 1- 866-362-7143 or learn more at All Cleared. It’s easier than you think.

If you have been charged with a criminal offence, refer to our criminal law section.


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