620. Offences that cannot be taken into consideration.

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