Rome Statute
Part 7: Penalties

Article Art. 77
Applicable penalties


Subject to article 110, the Court may impose one of the following penalties on a person convicted of a crime referred to in article 5 of this Statute:


Imprisonment for a specified number of years, which may not exceed a maximum of 30 years; or


A term of life imprisonment when justified by the extreme gravity of the crime and the individual circumstances of the convicted person.


In addition to imprisonment, the Court may order:


A fine under the criteria provided for in the Rules of Procedure and Evidence;


A forfeiture of proceeds, property and assets derived directly or indirectly from that crime, without prejudice to the rights of bona fide third parties.

Source: Article 77 — Applicable penalties, https://www.­icc-cpi.­int/Publications/Rome-Statute.­pdf.

Last Updated

Jun. 25, 2022

Art. 77’s source at icc-cpi​.int