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Sentencing Tables Index

Sentencing Tables are intended to be used as a guide only.

Individual cases should be read if they are to be relied upon.

Unless otherwise stated section numbers refer to (NSW) Crimes Act 1900.

For explanation of abbreviations and important information regarding sentences, please check:  

Key to Sentencing Tables (PDF 26kb) 



Arson


Assault / Wound / GBH / Affray etc

Repealed Offences


Break and Enter 


Bribery


Dangerous driving

Drugs

 Amphetamines - Import

Amphetamines - Manufacture

Amphetamine -Supply

Cannabis - Cultivate

Cannabis - Import

Cannabis - Supply

Cocaine - Import  

Cocaine - Supply 

Ecstasy - Import

Ecstasy - Supply  

Heroin - Import

Heroin - Supply

Precursor


Escape


Firearms


Fraud


Justice Offences 


Kidnapping 


Manslaughter


Money Laundering / Proceeds of Crime 


Murder

Associated Offence

By Description

By Year Sentence Imposed


Receiving    


Robbery


Sexual Assault Offences

Victim Aged 16 years or Older

Victim Aged 16 years or older - Repealed Offence

Victim Aged Under 16 Years

Note: s.25AA (NSW) Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Act applies to sentences imposed on or after 31.8.2018 - a court must sentence an offender for a child sexual offence in accordance with the sentencing patterns and practices at the time of sentencing, not at the time of the offence.

Victim Aged Under 16 Years - Repealed Offences

Note: s.25AA (NSW) Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Act applies to sentences imposed on or after 31.8.2018 - a court must sentence an offender for a child sexual offence in accordance with the sentencing patterns and practices at the time of sentencing, not at the time of the offence.

Child Pornography / Child Abuse Material


Terrorism




























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