Tools

Preferences and customising Sentencing Guidelines on Android

The Sentencing Guidelines App can be customised for personal preferences and judicial information. To customise the Sentencing Guidelines App, open the Sentencing Guidelines App, tap the ellipsis button (…) to display the preferences and settings. Toolbar Selecting either Text or Icons will switch the tools from text to graphic icons. Fines and overweight vehicles calculators The Fines calculator and Overweight Vehicles calculator have a number of buttons and values that can be customised.

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Pronouncement builder on Android

The Magistrates’ Court usually sits with three Magistrates with the one sitting in the middle seat acting as the presiding justice; the other Magistrates colloquially known as “Wingers”. While all three Magistrates are jointly and equally involved in bail, remand, allocation and sentencing decisions, the presiding justice will speak for the Bench in asking questions of witnesses and defendants and will pronounce any sentencing decision made by the Bench.

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Pronouncement builder on iPad

The Magistrates’ Court usually sits with three Magistrates with the one sitting in the middle seat acting as the presiding justice; the other Magistrates colloquially known as “Wingers”. While all three Magistrates are jointly and equally involved in bail, remand, allocation and sentencing decisions, the presiding justice will speak for the Bench in asking questions of witnesses and defendants and will pronounce any decision made by the Bench. Many presiding justice pronouncements will be relatively straight forward such as imposing a fine and points, a community order or driver disqualification.

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Speeding grid on iPad

The Speeding grid tool provides a quick reference for the offences of speeding. Speeding These Excess alcohol offences are charged with the unit amount of alcohol measurement in breath, blood or urine detailed within the description of the offence. Check which offence is charged and select the appropriate band from the uppper (drive/attempt drive) or lower (in charge) grid. The links Totting up disqualification, Speeding guideline and Penalty notices will open the respective offence guidelines.

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