The definitive guidelines on burglary offences were issued on 13 October 2011 and came into force on 16 January 2012.

The following offences are covered by the definitive guideline:

The consultation on the draft burglary offences guidelines was open from 12 May 2011 to 4 August 2011. There were 460 responses.

Revisions 2021/22

The Council consulted on revisions to the existing burglary guidelines between 9 June and 1 September 2021, and plans to publish revised guidelines in spring 2022.

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: Burglary offences