Is there a Justice of the Peace (JP) at the library?

A Justice of the Peace can witness signatures and documents, certify document copies, hear oaths, declarations, affidavits or affirmations as well as sign citizenship, sponsorship or rates rebates applications. There is no charge.  A Justice of the Peace is available at the following libraries every Tuesday 10am to 1pm. This is a free service. No appointment is required.

A JP is available in the Christchurch West Citizens Advice Bureau, in the Community Centre wing of the building housing Hornby Library, every Monday and Thursday 9:30am to 1:30pm. Please phone 03-349-5236 to confirm.

Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library and Community Centre has a JP available every Wednesday 10am to 1pm.

A JP is available at Spreydon Library every Thursday 10.30am to 1pm

A JP is available at Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre every Saturday 10am to 12pm 

See our full listing of JP Clinics on the events calendar.