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.

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

Breach of Community Correction Orders
The Council is researching breaches of community correction orders.

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.