Robbery: Definitive guideline

To be used from 1 April 2016. Definitive sentencing guideline for use in courts in England and Wales on robbery. The new guideline came into effect on 1 April 2016.

Version updated on 4 July 2018 with minor amendment to dwelling robbery guideline at page 17. Text above the sentence table changed from ‘in excess of 13 years’ to ‘in excess of 16 years’.

Robbery: Definitive guideline

Extract from Sentencing Council’s definitive guideline on sentencing children and young people.

Sentencing children and young people – Robbery guideline