Justice of the Peace
A Justice of the Peace (JP) is a volunteer judicial officer who is able to:
  • witness the signing of documents, such as affidavits and statutory declarations, and
  • certify copies of documents.
Some of these documents may be required in court proceedings, while others may be needed for people to access benefits or meet legal responsibilities. Community members who require the assistance of a JP can access this service for free in the following locations (subject to availability). Please note, JPs providing the service are volunteers, and are not employed by Council.
Location Time and Date Contact
Hurstville Library
Corner Queens Road and Dora Streets, Hurstville
Tuesday: 11.00am - 12.00pm
Wednesday: 11.00am - 12.00pm 
9330 6111
Hurstville Museum & Gallery
14 MacMahon Street, Hurstville
Friday: 11.00am - 12.00noon 9330 6444
Kogarah Library and Service Centre
Kogarah Town Square
Belgrave Street, Kogarah
Monday: 5.30pm - 6.45pm
9330 9527
Penshurst Branch Library
630 Forest Road, Penshurst
Thursday: 11.00am - 12.00pm 9330 6422

Additional Justice of the Peace services are listed on our webpage.

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