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I just wanted when I could apply for a clean state after a

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Hi, I just wanted when I could apply for a clean state after a drink driving offence and whether there was anything I could do to request this?
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: Auckland, NZ
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: There was a court hearing over 5 years ago.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: The fine was paid in full at the time.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: New Zealand Law
Expert:  Chris The Lawyer replied 8 months ago.

THe Criminal Records Clean Slate Act does not apply Until after 7 years, and you don't need to apply, it's automatic., if you have a clean record apart from that conviction. So once the remaining period is up you will have a clean record

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