Publication — Consultations —
A consultation paper on the sentencing of drug offences. Closes 15 September 2020.
Press releases —
Proposed revised sentencing guidelines for seven assault offences, including common assault and attempted murder, and a new guideline for assault Read More
Publication — Resource assessment —
A resource assessment for the consultation stage of the draft revised Drugs guideline.
The Sentencing Council has published a statistical bulletin and data tables, detailing recent sentencing trends for assault offences. This is Read More
Publication — Statistical bulletin —
A bulletin explaining current sentencing practice for assault offences to accompany the consultation.
Publication — Minutes —
Minutes of the Sentencing Council meeting on 3 April 2020.
The Sentencing Council has published an assessment of the impact and implementation of the 2017 update to the Magistrates’ Court Read More
Publication — Guideline assessment —
Assessment of the impact and implementation of the 2017 update to the Magistrates' Court Sentencing Guidelines.
The Sentencing Council has launched a public consultation to determine its future direction, balancing its priorities against limited resources. The Read More