It is generally undesirable for offences to be taken into consideration1:
(1) where the offence is likely to attract a greater sentence than the conviction offence2;
(2) where it is in the public interest that the offence should be the subject of a separate charge;
(3) where the offender would avoid a prohibition, ancillary order or similar consequence which it would have been appropriate to impose on conviction;
(4) where the offence constitutes the breach of an earlier sentence3;
(5) where the offence is a specified offence4 but the conviction offence is not; or
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