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Party to (1)


Party – Section 66(1) Crimes Act 1961

1 . Everyone is party to and guilty of an offence who:

  • Actually commits the offence; or
  • Does or omits an act for the purpose of aiding any person to commit the offence; or
  • Abets any person in the commission of the offence; or
  • Incites, counsels or procures any person to commit the offence.

Party to (2)


Where two or more persons form a common intention to prosecute any unlawful purpose, and assist each other therein, each of them is a party to every offence committed by any one of them in the prosecution of the common purpose or of any consequence as a result of carrying out the common purpose.