Welcome to Sentencing Advisory Council

Latest News

Feb 04

Non-parole periods decline as courts add community correction orders to prison sentences.

Jan 28

The Council’s most popular publication has been updated.

Latest Publications

Parole and Sentencing: Research Report

Parole and Sentencing examines trends in setting non-parole periods.

A Quick Guide to Sentencing

A Quick Guide to Sentencing explains the where, when, what, and how of sentencing in Victoria.

Our Work

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 Our projects address a wide range of sentencing issues. 

You be the Judge

Lady Justice

You be the Judge

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