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Latest News

Sep 22

Our 2013-14 Annual Report marks the Council’s 10th year of service to the Victorian community.

Sep 18

The Sentencing Advisory Council has released its Calculating the Baseline Offence Median: Report.

Latest Publications

Calculating the Baseline Offence Median: Report

This report considers the implications of the Sentencing Amendment (Baseline Sentences) Act 2014 (Vic) for current sentencing practices.

Annual Report 2013-2014

The Council's Annual Report 2013-2014 outlines our work for the year and details our outputs and financial management.


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

You be the Judge

You be the Judge

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