Hi t bird
Welcome to the forum, it wouldn't mean that you couldn't apply. You will probably need to disclose it but I wouldn't have thought it had any relevance as it was such a long time ago. One of the experts will advise better!
Have you actually started the iva process yet?
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IVA started may 07 ended dec 08