Breach guideline consultation



25 October 2016

25 January 2017

Respond to the consultation:

Online or download the pdf.

The Sentencing Council has launched a consultation on its proposed sentencing guideline on breach of court order offences.

The new breach guideline will contain guidance for:

  • Breach of a Community Order
  • Breach of a Suspended Sentence Order
  • Breach of Post Sentence Supervision
  • Failing to Surrender to Bail
  • Breach of a Protective Order (restraining and non-molestation orders)
  • Breach of a Criminal Behaviour Order and Anti-Social Behaviour Order
  • Breach of a Sexual Harm Prevention Order and Sexual Offence Prevention Order
  • Failing to Comply with Notification Requirement
  • Breach of disqualification from acting as a director
  • Breach of disqualification from keeping an animal

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