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Minor revisions and corrections log: 01 October 2020 Sentencing Council policy on making changes to digital guidelines The Sentencing Council Read more

The changes to the Magistrates’ Courts Sentencing Guidelines and explanatory materials, which we consulted on in early 2020, are now Read more

The Council has published a new guideline for sentencing offenders with mental disorders, developmental disorders or neurological impairments. The ‘Overarching Read more

Definitive sentencing guidelines for the sentencing of Public Order offences were published on 16 October 2019 and the online sentencing Read more

The new overarching General guideline was published on 24 July 2019. It will appear in a purple colour scheme until Read more

Definitive sentencing guidelines for the sentencing of arson and criminal damage were published on 3 July 2019 and the online Read more

The levels of the victim surcharge have changed for offences committed on or after 28 June 2019. These changes have Read more

The Sexual Offences definitive guideline, which came into force in 2014, includes a number of offences that are triable either Read more

The Council has made small revisions to six of the terrorism offences sentencing guidelines to take account of changes brought Read more

Between 23 April and 30 September 2019, the Sentencing Council is asking magistrates and district judges to fill out an Read more