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Publication  —  Minutes  — 

Minutes of the Sentencing Council meeting held on 22 to 23 April 2010.

Press releases  — 

The Lord Chancellor, Jack Straw, and Lord Chief Justice, Lord Judge, today announced the appointment of the new members of Read More

Publication  —  Judgments  — 

The Court of Appeal produces guidelines in the form of guideline judgments. Our predecessor body, the Sentencing Guidelines Council, collated these thematically into a compendium along with updates. Please note: these are no longer being updated and should be referred to for reference only.

Press releases  — 

The Lord Chief Justice, with the agreement of the Lord Chancellor, has offered the appointment as Chairman of the Sentencing Read More

Publication  —  Definitive guideline - archive  — 

Definitive sentencing guideline for use in courts in England and Wales that relates to the single offence of attempted murder.

Publication  —  Definitive guideline - archive  — 

Definitive sentencing guideline for use in courts in England and Wales on causing death by driving. Applies to four offences of causing death by dangerous driving; causing death by driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs; causing death by careless driving; and causing death by driving: unlicensed, disqualified or uninsured drivers.

Publication  —  Judgments  — 

The Court of Appeal produces guidelines in the form of guideline judgments. Our predecessor body, the Sentencing Guidelines Council, collated these thematically into a compendium along with updates. Please note: these are no longer being updated and should be referred to for reference only.

Publication  —  Definitive guideline - archive  — 

The Magistrates’ Court Sentencing Guidelines (MCSG) cover most of the offences that regularly come before a magistrates’ court that require decisions on allocation or sentence. The MCSG also contains explanatory materials.

Publication  —  Definitive guideline - archive  — 

Definitive sentencing guideline for use in courts in England and Wales that provides guidance to sentencers on the reduction in sentence for a guilty plea, for cases where the first hearing was before 1st June 2017.

Publication  —  Judgments  — 

The Court of Appeal produces guidelines in the form of guideline judgments. Our predecessor body, the Sentencing Guidelines Council, collated these thematically into a compendium along with updates. Please note: these are no longer being updated and should be referred to for reference only.