Penalty for Receiving etc (Principal Guilty of Minor Indictable Offence) | Section 189 Crimes Act NSW


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For “receiving etc (principal guilty of minor indictable offence) – amount up to $5,000.”

The maximum penalty for the offence of “receiving etc (principal guilty of minor indictable offence) – amount up to $5,000.”

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

  • Section 9 Bond: 40%
  • Fine Only: 20%
  • Prison: 19%
  • Section 10(1) Bond (b)&(c): 7%
  • Suspended Sentence: 7%
  • CSO: 5%
  • ICO: 2%
  • Section 10A: 1%

The average prison sentence for the offence is 10 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 5.5 months in prison.

For “receiving etc (principal guilty of minor indictable offence) – amount > $5,000.”

The maximum penalty for the offence of “receiving etc (principal guilty of minor indictable offence) – amount > $5,000.”

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

  • Section 9 Bond: 42%
  • Prison: 26%
  • CSO: 13%
  • Fine Only: 10%
  • Suspended Sentence: 6%
  • Section 10(1) Bond (b)&(c): 3%

The average prison sentence for the offence is 9 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 6.5 months in prison.