163. Agreement of youth offender contract with offender.

At the first meeting of the youth offender panel established for an offender1, the panel must seek to reach agreement with the offender on a programme of behaviour the aim (or principal aim) of which is the prevention of re-offending by the offender2. The terms of the programme may, in particular, include provision for3:


    (1)     the offender to make financial or other reparation to any person who appears to the panel to be a victim of, or otherwise affected by, the offence, or any of the offences, for which the offender was referred to the panel4;


    (2)     the offender