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Justice of the Peace Services

All JP services at City of Ryde Libraries are suspended until further notice. We thank you for your understanding.

Below is a list of JP services available in the local Ryde area and surrounding local government areas. Always call ahead to confirm availability as some places will require an appointment.

The NSW Government has introduced new regulations to temporarily enable legal documents to be witnessed remotely. Find out more. For a list of other JPs operating in your local area, visit the JP Public Register.

Christian Community Aid
Phone: 9858 3222
Address: 12 Lakeside Road, Eastwood

Mondays: 2.00pm – 3.00pm
Wednesday: 10.00am – 11.00am
Thursday: 2.00pm – 3.00pm

Coxs Road Mall
Phone: 9888 9901
Address: 203-211 Coxs Road, North Ryde

Tuesdays: 10.00am – 12noon

City of Canada Bay Civic Centre
Phone: 9911 6555
Address: 1A Marlborough Street, Drummoyne

Monday to Friday: 9.00am – 3:30pm

What services can a Justice of the Peace (JP) provide?

Generally a Justice of the Peace can:

  • witness oaths or affidavits
  • take statutory declarations and affirmations
  • witness signatures
  • attest the execution of a document
  • certify a true copy of an original document.

JP Public Register

You can find a Justice of the Peace using the online Public Register. You can search by postcode, name of a JP, day of availability, language spoken and JP registration number.  

The register lists a JP’s location, availability and telephone number. Please note that JPs are volunteers and may not be available at all times. 

NSW Justices Association

Contact the NSW Justices Association if you need more information about JPs, wish to become a JP, or need JP services outside of these hours.

The NSW Justices Association website will give you postcodes and telephone numbers for JPs in your postcode area.

Phone: 9736 2255

Last updated on 27 July 2020