Criminal Sealing Eligibility Interview and Action Plan

This interview will help you determine if you are eligible to seal your criminal record in Ohio. If you are eligible, at the end you will get a list of your individual charges, if they can be sealed and links to your next steps.

You will need to: 

  • Register for a My OLH account. Registering will allow you to save and complete this form on your own schedule.  
  • Enter your information completely and correctly. 
  • Pace yourself and take breaks. All the information you fill out will be saved. You can click "Save & Exit" and return to complete your form.   
  • Download or email your completed action plan.
  • Follow the instructions on the action plan. You will need to file an application for record sealing in each court where you have a charge that is eligible for sealing.

If possible, use a computer so that you can easily download your action plan or email it to yourself.

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Before You Get Started

Learn what you will need to fill out this form.

Before you start this interview, you need to look up your entire criminal record. 

If you have charges in different courts, this will involve going to the Clerk of Court's website for each court where you have been charged and searching their case records. 

Read more for detailed instructions on looking up and understanding your criminal record in Ohio.

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