Penalty for Solicit Male < 18 for Homosexual Intercourse or Act of Gross Indecency | Section 78Q(2) Crimes Act NSW


The maximum penalty for the offence of “solicit male < 18 for homosexual intercourse or act of gross indecency.”

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

The average prison sentence for the offence is 24 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 18 months in prison.