The maximum penalty for the offence of “aggravated take motor vehicle/vessel with assault/occupant on board.”
According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:
- Prison: 76%
- Suspended Sentence 12%
- ICO: 12%
The average prison sentence for the offence is 17.5 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 11 months in prison.