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
Mon 11.00 am - 12.00 pm
Tue 11.00 am - 12.00 pm
Wed 11.00 am - 12.00 pm
Sat 11.00 am - 12.00 pm
9330 6111
Hurstville Museum & Gallery
14 MacMahon Street, Hurstville
Fri 11.00 am - 12.00 noon 9330 6444
Kogarah Library and Service Centre
Kogarah Town Square
Belgrave Street, Kogarah
Mon 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm
Mon 5.30 pm - 6.45 pm
Wed 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm
9330 9527
Penshurst Branch Library
630 Forest Road, Penshurst
Thu 11.00 am - 12.00 pm 9330 6422

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

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