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Publication  —  Resource assessment  — 

A document that sets out the general methodology used to assess the likely effect of new guidelines on resources. The Sentencing Council has developed a general analytical model which has been designed to aid resource assessment in a wide variety of scenarios.

Press releases  — 

Today, the Sentencing Council is publishing a new guideline for judges and magistrates. It aims to ensure a consistent and Read More

Publication  —  Definitive guideline - archive  — 

Definitive sentencing guideline for use in courts in England and Wales on assault offences.

Publication  —  Resource assessment  — 

A final resource assessment for the definitive assault offences guideline.

Publication  —  Consultations  — 

A summary of the responses received to the consultation paper on the sentencing of assault offences.

News  — 

The Sentencing Council has published a new guideline for judges and magistrates. It aims to ensure a consistent and proportionate Read More

Publication  —  Minutes  — 

Minutes of the Sentencing Council meeting held on 4 March 2011.

News  — 

The Sentencing Council has responded to the Ministry of Justice’s consultation on the reform of the criminal justice system. The Read More

News  — 

The deadline for expressions of interest from LPC and BPTC students in the Sentencing Council’s Sentencing Competition has now passed.  Read More

Publication  —  Minutes  — 

Minutes of the Sentencing Council meeting held on 28 January 2011.