Penalty for Obstruct Railway | Section 213 Crimes Act NSW


The maximum penalty for the offence of “cause obstruction to railway locomotive or rolling stock.”

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

  • Section 10(1) Bond (b)&(c): 68%
  • Fine Only: 18%
  • Section 9 Bond: 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.