Current Projects

References from the Attorney-General guide many of the Council's projects. Other projects arise from identifying sentencing issues of interest to members of the judiciary and the broader community.

Swift and Certain Approaches to Family Violence Sentencing
The Attorney-General has asked the Council to advise on the desirability of ‘swift and certain’ approaches to sentencing family violence offenders in Victoria.

Creation of a Sentencing Guidelines Council
The Attorney-General has requested the Council to consult and advise on a sentencing guidelines council for Victoria.

Secondary Offences
The Council is researching the prevalence of and sentencing outcomes for secondary offences.

Restitution and Compensation Orders
The Attorney-General has asked the Council to provide advice on restitution and compensation orders.

Infographics and Data Visualisations Collaboration
The Council is collaborating with the RMIT School of Media and Communication as a Work Integrated Learning industry partner.