Penalty for Aggravated Act of Indecency – Person < 16 | Section 61O(1) Crimes Act NSW


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The maximum penalty for the offence of “aggravated act of indecency – person < 16.”

According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:

  • Prison: 40%
  • Section 9 Bond: 30%
  • Suspended Sentence: 20%
  • Section 10(1) Bond (b) & (c): 10%

The average prison sentence for the offence is 21 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 15 months in prison.