We’ve just published our update for March 2016.             This months updates include: New information on Sexual Harm Prevention Orders and Sexual Risk Orders Updated information on travelling to Canada A personal view on the experiences of securing a visa to the USA after a second attempt A further example

We’ve just published our update for February 2016.             This months updates include: New information on the top 10 things to know about criminal records Updated information on the DBS barring representations process and the importance of making representations if you’re being considered for inclusion on the barring list A

We’ve just published our update for January 2016.             This months updates include: Updated information about convictions for sexual offences which reflect the changes to civil orders such as Sexual Offences Prevention Orders (SOPO’s) A personal experience of being refused a work placement as part of a college course and

Looking back over the last couple of months, we’ve written up a few examples of the people we’ve helped. We hope they give a good idea of how we help people. However, more importantly than our role, we think that these examples show how people with convictions are able to overcome some of the barriers

We’ve just published our update for December 2015.             This months updates include: Information about restraining orders including when they become spent, when they should be disclosed and the ongoing implications of living with one Details of how to apply for a gambling licence (known as a Personal Functional Licence)

We’ve just published our update for November 2015.             This months updates include: Details of how the DVLA share information on driving licence records with employers, insurance companies and car hire companies Information about possible scam employment offers and criminal record checks Two personal experiences of successfully gaining work with

Over the summer work has been continuing on re-designing the Unlock forum. When we sent out an update back in June explaining our plans and sharing a survey asking for your views, several of you who responded expressed an interest in helping us test a pilot version when it became available. We hope that a pilot version will

We’ve just published our update for October 2015.             This months updates include: Details of what information is contained on UK biometric passports Information on applying for leave to remain A link to an updated list of insurance brokers A personal experience of where the filtering legislation does not go

Looking back over the last couple of months, we’ve written up a few examples of the people we’ve helped. We hope they give a good idea of how we help people. However, more importantly than our role, we think that these examples show how people with convictions are able to overcome some of the barriers

We’ve just published our update for September 2015.             This months updates include: Information on the new filtering process brought in for Scotland Implications of disclosing unspent convictions to existing insurers and how insurers can find out about a criminal record Details of a success in applying for work within

We’ve just published our monthly update for August 2015.             These updates provide a summary of: the latest updates to our self-help information sitefor people with convictions recent posts to our online magazine, theRecord other news and developments that might be of interest to individuals with a criminal record This

Many thanks to everybody that responded to our forum survey. The winner of the £25 Amazon voucher was randomly selected and has asked that the £25 goes to a charity of Unlock’s choosing. The results have been extremely helpful with many responses being really positive about what is currently available. However, some members felt that

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