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Latest News

Jul 14

Fiona Dowsley has been appointed as one of 14 directors of the Sentencing Advisory Council.

Jun 26

The Council has released Snapshots for eight offences related to burglary, robbery, and causing injury.

Latest Publications

Imposition and Enforcement of Court Fines and Infringement Penalties in Victoria

The Council has responded to a request for advice on the imposition and enforcement of court fines and infringement penalties.

Court Fines and Infringement Penalties Data Methodology

Court Fines and Infringement Penalties Data Methodology details the Council's data sources and method for its fines project.

Fines

Sheriff's Wheel Clamp

The Council has investigated the use of fines as a sentencing option in Victoria.

You be the Judge

Lady Justice

You be the Judge

An important part of the Council's work involves educating the community about sentencing.