Welcome to Sentencing Advisory Council

Latest News

Oct 20

The Council recommends reforms for sentencing and managing family violence offenders.

Oct 16

What does the High Court’s recent ruling on the sentencing of an incest case in Victoria actually mean?

Latest Publications

Swift, Certain and Fair Approaches to Sentencing Family Violence Offenders

The Council has responded to a request for advice on swift, certain and fair approaches to sentencing family violence offenders.

Secondary Offences in Victoria

The Council has examined the prevalence of and sentencing outcomes for secondary offences 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.