The maximum penalty for the offence of “possessing identification plate without vehicle” is 5 years in prison.
According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:
- Intensive Correction Order: 40%
- Community Correction Order: 30%
- Conditional Release Order with Conviction: 10%
- Fine Only: 10%
- Prison: 10%
The average prison sentence for the offence is 5 months imprisonment.