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Statistics on the disregard and pardon for historical gay sexual convictions

Data for applications received between October 2012 and March 2021 on convictions for decriminalised sexual offences.

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The statistics on the disregard and pardon of sexual convictions includes:

  • cases accepted
  • cases rejected
  • cases in progress
  • cases disregarded
Published 23 October 2017
Last updated 31 March 2021 + show all updates
  1. Updated to include statistics to March 2021.

  2. Updated to include statistics to April 2020.

  3. Updated statistics on disregard process for convictions for decriminalised sexual offences (consensual gay sex)

  4. Updated statistics regarding applications for consideration received by the Home Office to date from October 2012 to March 2019.

  5. Data up to 1 October published.

  6. Statistics updated with figures up to 1 July 2018.

  7. Updated figures published.

  8. First published.