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Penalty for Dishonestly Obtain Financial Advantage etc by Deception | Section 192E(1)(b) Crimes Act NSW

The maximum penalty for the offence of “dishonestly obtain financial advantage etc by deception.”

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

  • Section 9 Bond: 33%
  • Prison: 21%
  • Fine Only: 12%
  • Suspended Sentence: 11%
  • CSO: 9%
  • Section 10(1) Bond (b)&(c): 7%
  • ICO: 4%
  • Section 10(1)(a) Dismissal: 1%
  • Section 10A: 1%
  • Home Detention: 1%

The average prison sentence for the offence is 12 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 7 months in prison.

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