What is an Appeal?
There are different types of appeals:
- appealing against severity of the sentence – known as a severity appeal or sentence appeal
- appealing against conviction or finding of guilt – known as a conviction appeal
- appealing against both conviction and severity – known as an all grounds appeal
Identify which court your matter was dealt with and go to the relevant page below:
Court of Criminal Appeal – High Court Appeals
If you are considering an appeal against a decision from a Local Court, District Court or Supreme Court, you should seek advice from our criminal appeal lawyers so that you can get appropriate advice about the process of an appeal, the likely costs and the potential outcomes. Time limits normally apply – so don’t delay.