Swift, Certain and Fair Approaches to Sentencing Family Violence Offenders: Discussion Paper

Date of Publication: 
20 February 2017

In this discussion paper, the Council examines the effectiveness of ‘swift, certain and fair’ approaches to sentencing. The paper describes the current framework in Victoria for managing family violence offenders and discusses possible options for introducing a ‘swift, certain and fair’ approach to sentencing family violence offenders in Victoria.

Authored and published by the Sentencing Advisory Council
© State of Victoria, Sentencing Advisory Council, 2017