The maximum penalty for the offence of “fail to provide for child cause danger of serious injury or death”
According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:
- Section 9 Bond: 43%
- Suspended Sentence: 43%
- Section 10(1) Bond (b) & (c): 14%
The average prison sentence for the offence is 0 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 0 months in prison.