Ok, The question which I want to clarify overhere that from your reply it seems that one can't apply for ILR if they were fined for any sort of offense and they have to wait for the conviction to be spent i.e. 5 years default for any fine. However, there are type of fines e.g motoring convictions such as parking tickets, fixed penalties they don't come under the same catgeory do they as it's even provided on the home office good character guidelines.
Motoring convictions are not even disclosed on the CRB basic check which suggests that they don't fall in the same category.
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