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The following conditions must be satisfied before sentence can be deferred (Sentencing Code, s. Keep up to date on sentencing guidelines, consultations, our research and news about the Council and our work. Close Necessary Always Enabled Skip to content Sentencing Guidelines: Magistrates. Magistrates' court menu Home Search offences Explanatory materials Explanatory materials back Aggravating and mitigating factorsAncillary Orders Explanatory materials back1. Introduction to ancillary orders2.

Deprivation of ownership of animal7. Destruction orders and contingent destruction orders for dogs9. Disqualification from ownership of animals11. Disqualification of company directors12. Forfeiture and destruction of drugs16. Forfeiture and destruction of goods bearing unauthorised trade mark17. Forfeiture and destruction of weapons orders18. Forfeiture or suspension of liquor licence19. Sexual harm prevention orders23. Sexual offences prevention orders24.

Automatic orders on conviction for sexual offencesAdditional note: Availability of ancillary ordersExplanatory materials back1. Imposition of community orders2. Breach of community orderExplanatory materials back1. Imposition of custodial sentences2. Breach of a suspended sentence orderExplanatory materials backApproach to the assessment of fines Explanatory materials back1.

Approach to the assessment of fines - introduction2. Definition of relevant weekly income4. Assessment of financial circumstances5.

Approach to offenders on low income6. Offence committed by an organisation8. Reduction for a guilty plea9. Imposition of fines with custodial sentences12. Collection ordersExplanatory materials back1. Suggested starting points for physical and mental injuriesExplanatory materials back1.

Approach to sentencingExplanatory materials back1. Introduction to out of court disposals2. Cannabis or khat warning3.

Offences for which penalty notices are availableExplanatory materials back1. Disqualification until a test is passed6. Reduced period of disqualification for completion of rehabilitation course7. Extension period of disqualification from driving where a custodial sentence is also imposedExplanatory materials backUsing Sentencing Council guidelinesFollowing these guidelinesUsing pre-Sentencing Council guidelinesExplanatory materials back1. Introduction to ancillary orders 2. Anti-social behaviour orders 3.

Binding over orders 4. Criminal behaviour orders 6. Deprivation of ownership of animal 7. Destruction orders and contingent destruction orders for dogs 9. Disqualification from ownership of animals 11. Disqualification of company directors 12. Drinking banning orders 13. Football banning orders 15. Forfeiture and destruction of drugs 16. Forfeiture and destruction of goods bearing unauthorised trade mark 17.

Forfeiture and destruction of weapons orders 18. Forfeiture or suspension of liquor licence 19. Sexual harm prevention orders 23. Sexual offences prevention orders 24. Automatic orders on conviction for sexual offences Additional note: Availability of ancillary orders Community Orders 1.

Imposition of community orders 2. Breach of community order Custodial Sentences 1. Imposition of custodial sentences 2. Breach of a suspended sentence order Deferred Sentences Fines and Financial Orders Approach to the assessment of fines 1. Definition of relevant weekly income 4. Assessment of financial circumstances 5. Approach to offenders on low income 6.