Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012 No 51
Current version for 25 March 2020 to date (accessed 6 August 2020 at 03:27)
Part 1 Section 5C
5C   Meaning of “criminal history”
(1)  A person’s criminal history includes—
(a)  convictions (including convictions that have been spent, quashed or set aside or for which a pardon has been granted), despite anything to the contrary in the Criminal Records Act 1991, and
(b)  criminal charges, whether or not heard, proven, dismissed, withdrawn or discharged, and
(c)  convictions or findings to which section 579 of the Crimes Act 1900 applies (despite the provisions of that section).
(2)  In this section—
conviction has the same meaning as it has in the Criminal Records Act 1991.