Welcome to Sentencing Advisory Council

Latest News

Jun 10

The Council has published its recommended reforms to sentencing guidance in Victoria.

Jun 10

Sentencing for sexual penetration with a child under 12 reflects outdated views of violence.

Latest Publications

Sentencing Guidance in Victoria: Report

This report forms the Council’s response to the Attorney-General’s request for advice on sentencing guidance.

Sentencing of Offenders: Sexual Penetration with a Child under 12

The Council has analysed sentencing practices for the offence of sexual penetration with a child under 12.

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.