Justice of the Peace

Finding a JP

Information about finding a JP is available on the NSW Justice Department website here. You can choose to either contact a local JP by using the Public Register, or attend a scheduled JP service at your convenience.

Becoming a JP

Becoming a Justice of the Peace takes approximately 3-4 months, and the application process is handled by the NSW Department of Communities and Justice. To begin the process of becoming a JP, please complete the online application process here.