Penalty for Fabricate False Evidence with Intent to Mislead Judicial Tribunal | Section 317(b) Crimes Act NSW


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The maximum penalty for the offence of “fabricate false evidence w/i to mislead judicial tribunal”

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

  • Section 9 Bond: 40%
  • Suspended Sentence: 40%
  • Prison: 20%

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 8 months in prison.