Justice of the Peace Services

Justice of the Peace Services
Justice of the Peace
JPs are essential here in our community. By volunteering to become a JP you will be providing a valuable and important service. Justice Peace Services canterbury bankstown JPs are essential here in our community. By volunteering to become a JP you will be providing a valuable and important service.  
Justice of the Peace

The JP desk service at some of our Library and Knowledge Centres will be closed during the Christmas/New Year period. Please refer to the individual locations below for more information.


​​Justices Of The Peace
 (JPs) are volunteers within our community who are able to witness and attest many documents like Statutory Declarations and Affidavits.

They:   

  • Certify copies of original documents; and 
  • Witness the signing of Divorce documents.

Our JPs are friendly, informative and are​ there to help – plus it's all free.

We have worked in partnership with the NSW JP Association to provide this vital service at various locations across Canterbury Bankstown, and we schedule volunteers accordingly.

Justice of the Peace services are available at: 

  • Bankstow​n Customer Service Centre - Monday to Friday at 2-4pm
  • Bankstown Library and Knowledge Centre - Tuesday at 10am-noon
  • Campsie Customer Service Centre – Tuesday and Thursday at 9am-noon
  • Campsie Library and Knowledge Centre  - Wednesday and Friday at 10am-1pm
    The JP desk at Campsie Library will be closed from 23 December 2017 until 17 January 2018
  • Greenacre Library and Knowledge Centre - Thursday at 10am-noon
  • Lakemba Library and Knowledge Centre  – Wednesday at 10am-1.45pm
  • Panania Library and Knowledge Centre - Tuesday at 10am-noon ​
  • Riverwood Library and Knowledge Centre  – Thursday at 5pm-7.45pm

    The JP desk at Riverwood Library will be closed from 8 December 2017 until 15 January 2018

More information

To find other JP services, visit the NSW Government Justic​es of the Peace website.