The maximum penalty for the offence of “indecent assault on male.”
According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:
- Section 9 Bond (now replaced by community correction order)
- Suspended sentence (now replaced by intensive correction order)
- Prison: 25%
The average prison sentence for the offence is 8 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 4 months in prison.