The definitive guidelines on sentencing breach offences were issued on 7 June and came into force on 1 October 2018.

The guidelines cover the following offences:

The consultation on the draft breach guidelines was open between 25 October 2016 and 25 January 2017.

Related documents

To support the guidelines and consultations, the Council publishes a range of documents. These documents may include consultation responses, statistical bulletins, resource and equality impact assessments and guideline assessments.

Related documents: Breach offences