Featured artist: Shannon Crees

Justices of the Peace

Featured artist: Shannon Crees
You are here:

Library

Justices of the Peace

A Justice of the Peace (JP) is a person in the community who is authorised to independently witness and sign statutory declarations and affidavits, and to certify copies of original documents.

Customer Service Centre

Council's Customer Service Centre in Petersham offers a limited JP service to the community.

Please note that this service cannot be guaranteed at all times as it is dependent on the availability of JP staff. The JP service is not available between the hours of 12 noon and 2pm and after 4pm each work day.

To ensure we service all of our customers in a timely manner, we ask that you present no more than 6 documents at any one time.

Justice of the Peace at Marrickville Library

A JP service is available at Marrickville Library during the following times:

  • Thursday 10.30am-11.30am
  • Thursday 5.30pm-7.30pm (Not available from 1 July - 30 August)
  • Second and fourth Saturday of each month 10am-1pm

Please call ahead to confirm the availability of the JP on 9335 2173. Remember to bring all relevant documents with you.

Other JP services in the area

  • Office of Anthony Albanese, Federal Member for Grayndler
    Address: 334A Marrickville Road, Marrickville
    Phone: (02) 9564 3588
    Availability: Monday to Thursday, 9am-12.30pm. 
  • Office of Jo Haylen, State Member for Summer Hill
    Address: 299–301 Marrickville Road, Marrickville
    Phone: (02) 9572 5900
    Availability: Monday to Thursday, 1.30pm-4.30pm.

Find a Justice of the Peace near you through NSW Department of Justice.