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Leon, Solicitor
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Experience:  BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)
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Can you tell me the statute of limits for fraud/larceny in

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Can you tell me the statute of limits for fraud/larceny in NSW. I have a close relative who forged cheques some time ago and is fearful of the consequences.
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in? Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: nsw
JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?
Customer: it was a grandchild taking from a grandparent.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Leon replied 2 months ago.

Good Morning

My name is ***** ***** I am a NSW Solicitor. Thank you for your question, and will do my best to assist you with your question. Please understand this is not legal advise but a guide to assist you.

There is no statute of limitation for criminal proceedings.

It only applies to civil matters.

Criminal matters can be raised at anytime.

I am sorry I cannot give you anything more positive but that is the way the law applies.

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