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Sentencing Advisory Council

The Sentencing Advisory Council

The Sentencing Advisory Council is an advisory body formed to provide the Tasmania Attorney-General with high level, independent advice on sentencing in Tasmania.

Tasmania is the third State after NSW and Victoria to establish a Sentencing Advisory Council, and Queensland has now established a new Sentencing Advisory Council.

Latest news

Release of Consultation Paper: Statutory Sentencing Discounts for Pleas of Guilty

Research Paper No. 2: Mandatory Treatment for Alcohol and Drug Affected Offenders

Final Report No. 8: Sentencing of Driving Offences that Result in Death or Injury

Research Paper No. 1: Mandatory Treatment for Sex Offenders