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Act of Indecency


Act of Indecency Legal Defence Sydney - Invictus Legal Expertise

Under Section 61N of the Crimes Act 1900, the term "Act of Indecency" is defined as an action that is offensive or contrary to accepted moral standards, especially of a sexual nature, without consent. Navigating such charges requires expertise and sensitivity, which is where Invictus Legal steps in. Our experienced team offers comprehensive legal advice and representation, ensuring that your rights are protected and guiding you through the legal complexities of such charges. We understand the nuances of the law and work tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome for our clients.

Find your path to legal fairness in Act Of Indecency matters with Invictus Legal. Contact us at 0410 600 230 for skilled advocacy and guidance.

Offences of Act Of Indecency

Acts of Indecency encompass a range of offences that violate the moral standards of society. Here's a breakdown of these offences:

  • Indecent Exposure: This involves the deliberate exposure of private parts in public, aiming to offend others.

  • Indecent Acts in Public: Engaging in sexually explicit acts in public falls under this category.

  • Indecent Acts with Minors: This includes performing indecent acts in the presence of or involving minors, which is particularly severe.

Penalties for Acts of Indecency

The penalties for Acts of Indecency vary based on the age of the victim and the nature of the offence:

  • Under the Age of 16: The maximum penalty is 2 years imprisonment.

  • Person Above the Age of 16: The Court can impose a maximum penalty of 18 months imprisonment.

  • General Offence: A sentence of up to 12 months imprisonment and/or a fine equivalent to 20 penalty units, totalling $2,200, can be enforced.

What to Do If Guilty for an Act Of Indecency

If you're facing a guilty verdict for an Act of Indecency, it's crucial to seek legal assistance immediately. Invictus Legal provides expert counsel to mitigate the consequences and explore all legal avenues for leniency. We focus on presenting your case in the best possible light, considering all factors that could influence the sentencing.

What to Do If Not Guilty of Act Of Indecency

If you believe you are not guilty of an Act of Indecency, Invictus Legal can help in building a strong defence. We analyse the evidence, challenge the prosecution's case, and work to ensure your side is heard and understood. Our goal is to secure an acquittal and safeguard your reputation.

Why Choose Invictus Legal

Choosing the right legal representation can significantly impact the outcome of your case. Here's why Invictus Legal stands out:

  • Expertise: Our team possesses in-depth knowledge of criminal law and specialises in Acts of Indecency cases.

  • Experience: Years of experience handling similar cases mean we are well-equipped to navigate the legal system effectively.

  • Personalised Attention: Each case is unique, and we provide personalised strategies tailored to your specific situation.

  • Confidentiality: We maintain the highest level of confidentiality and sensitivity throughout the legal process.

  • Commitment to Clients: Our commitment to achieving the best possible outcome is unwavering.

  • Comprehensive Representation: From legal advice to representation in court, we offer complete legal services.


Invictus Legal combines expertise, experience, and a client-centred approach to provide superior legal representation for those accused of Acts of Indecency. We aim to ensure that justice is served, and your rights are upheld throughout the legal process.​


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