SACStat Magistrates' Court

drive a motor vehicle while authorisation is cancelled or suspended

Road Safety Act 1986 (Vic) s 30(1), Data for Magistrates' Court, 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2021

Note that a charge is a single proven count of an offence. A case is a collection of one or more charges (of any offence) against a person sentenced at the one hearing.

All Cases % Sentence Type

Sentence TypePercentage
All
(n=22,127)
Males Only
(n=16,682)
Females Only
(n=5,445)
Ages 18-19
(n=378)
Ages 20-24
(n=4,396)
Ages 25-34
(n=7,206)
Ages 35-44
(n=4,969)
Ages 45-56
(n=3,203)
Ages 55+
(n=1,929)
Imprisonment6.7%7.9%3.2%2.6%4.1%8.8%9.3%5.5%1.3%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%0.0%0.0%0.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order7.3%7.4%6.8%5.3%5.7%9.0%8.6%6.1%3.3%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Fine68.3%69.6%64.3%65.1%71.6%67.6%67.8%69.3%63.4%
Other0.1%0.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.2%0.2%0.1%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal17.6%14.9%25.7%26.7%18.6%14.4%14.1%19.0%32.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=26,614)
Imprisonment7.3%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order11.2%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine64.5%
Other0.2%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal16.9%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 1,491
< 345.5%
3 < 628.0%
6 < 1217.3%
12 < 186.0%
18 < 241.9%
24 < 361.2%
36 +0.1%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 1,491
No NPP92.8%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.7%
6 < 124.5%
12 < 181.5%
18 < 240.4%
24 < 360.1%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 1,935
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 342.7%11.3%
3 < 625.7%1.4%
6 < 1210.5%0.4%
12 < 185.9%0.0%
18 < 241.3%0.1%
24 +0.7%0.0%

Partially Suspended Sentence Length

CASES, Partially Suspended Sentence – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 0
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 120.0%
12 < 180.0%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Partially Suspended Sentence – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 0
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%0.0%
12 < 180.0%0.0%
18 < 240.0%0.0%
24 +0.0%0.0%

CHARGES, Partially Suspended Sentence – Part to Serve

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 0
AggregateNon-Aggregate
00.0%0.0%
< 10.0%0.0%
1 < 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 +0.0%0.0%

CHARGES, Wholly Suspended Sentence – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 3
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%33.3%
3 < 666.7%0.0%
6 < 120.0%0.0%
12 < 180.0%0.0%
18 < 240.0%0.0%
24 +0.0%0.0%

CHARGES, Community Correction Order Length – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 2,976
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.2%
6 < 120.0%9.3%
12 < 180.0%69.3%
18 < 240.0%15.5%
24 +0.0%5.7%

CHARGES, Intensive Correction Order Length – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 0
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%0.0%
12 < 180.0%0.0%
18 < 240.0%0.0%
24 +0.0%0.0%

CHARGES, Community-Based Order

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 0
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 120.0%
12 < 240.0%
24 +0.0%

CHARGES, Fine Amount – by Aggregation

Fine AmountPercentage
n = 17,154
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5007.1%17.5%
$500 < $1,00024.2%22.9%
$1,000 < $2,00019.0%4.0%
$2,000 < $3,0003.9%0.3%
$3,000 < $4,0000.7%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.2%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0000.1%0.0%
$10,000 < $20,0000.0%0.0%
$20,000 or more0.0%0.0%
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Last update 24 May 2022 © Sentencing Advisory Council, State of Victoria, 2022

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