The maximum penalty for the offence of “malicious wounding”

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

District and Supreme Court

Section 35(1)(a) maliciously wound

The average prison sentence for the offence is 34.16 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 19.97 months in prison.

Section 35(1)(a) accessory before fact to maliciously wound

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.