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How can I tell if a conviction is 'spent'?

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Convictions normally have a life span after which they do not need to be disclosed to employers. 

The life span is directly linked to the punishment imposed by the court and therefore varies depending on the sentence. 

For more information and advice, visit the National Association for the Care and Resettlement of Offenders (NACRO) website.