Sentencing Council

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​​Learn about our review of sentencing for murder and manslaughter, including domestic and family violence homicides.

Meet the council​Meet the council

​​Find out more about the 16 members of the NSW Sentencing Council.

Assaults on emergency services workers

​​Learn about our review of assaults on police officers, correctional staff, youth justice officers, emergency services workers and health workers.

Book open on desk.Completed projects

Links to past references, including our recent reports on sentencing for domestic violence offences and intensive correction orders.

For students​For students

​​Information and help for HSC Legal Studies students plus links to past exam papers.

Repeat traffic offenders

Read our report on sentencing repeat traffic offenders who may pose an ongoing risk to the community.