An offline version of the Magistrates’ Court Sentencing Guidelines has been developed to ensure that the guidelines are accessible even Read more

We have provided a new fines calculator.  This has been updated to take account of changes to surcharge values, and Read more

The victim surcharge has been increased for offences committed on or after 8 April 2016.  Details can be found in Read more

A definitive sentencing guideline for health and safety offences was published on 17 March and the MCSG now contains these Read more

The revised guideline for determining whether cases should be dealt with by magistrates’ courts or the Crown Court has come Read more