NSW Sentencing Council
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the NSW Se​​ntencing Council 

​​​​We advise the NS​​​​​W Attorney General on sentencing matters and p​repare research papers and reports at the request of the ​​​​​NSW Attorney General. ​Members of the Council include people involved in the​ criminal justice system ranging from victims of crime to legal ​​professionals. The Council also includes members who are representatives of the general community.

Intensive correction orders

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D​omestic violence sentencing

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Victims' involvement in sentencing

Find out more about our review of victims' involvement in sentencing.​​


Completed projects

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Sentencing tr​ends & practices

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About us

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