​Local Courts

Information on Local Courts for taking the Oaths of Office as part of the requirements for the appointment of Justice of the Peace. 

Where appointments are made via email, you can use our email template.

Local Court arrangements

​Court House
​Appointments
Albion Park​Not available: refer to Port Kembla or Wollongong
Balmain
Not available: refer to Downing Centre or Newtown
BankstownAppointment essential via email to Court
Belmont
Appointment essential via email to Court
Blacktown
Appointment essential via email to Court
Bombala
Appointment essential via email to Court
Broken Hill
Appointment essential via email to Court
Burwood
Appointment essential via email to Court
Campbelltown
Wednesday at 9.30am
Central (Sydney)
Refer to Downing Centre
Coffs Harbour
Appointment essential via email to Court
Deniliquin
Appointment essential via email to Court
Downing Centre (Sydney)
Wednesday: 9:00am
Fairfield
Appointment essential via email to Court
Finley
Appointment essential via email to Court
Forster
Appointment essential via email to Court
Gloucester
Appointment essential via email to Court
Gosford
Appointment essential via email to Court
Grenfell
Refer to Cowra or Young
Gundagai
Appointment essential via email to Court
Hornsby
Appointment essential via email to Court
John Maddison Tower
Not available: refer to Downing Centre (Sydney)
Katoomba
Appointment essential via email to Court

Kiama
Not available: refer to Port Kembla or Wollongong
Kogarah
Not available: refer to Sutherland
Kurri Kurri
Appointment essential via email to Court
KyogleAppointment essential via email to Court
Lake Cargelligo
Appointment essential via email to Court
Leeton
Appointment essential via email to Court
Liverpool
Appointment essential via email to Court
Maitland
Appointment essential via email to Court
Manly
Appointment essential via email to Court
Moama
Thursday: refer to Deniliquin to make an appointment
Moruya
Not available: contact Batemans Bay Local Court
Moss Vale
Appointment essential via email to Court
Mount Druitt
Appointment essential via email to Court
Newcastle
Appointment essential via email to Court
Newtown
Appointment essential via email to Court
North Sydney
Not available: refer to Downing Centre or Hornsby
Nowra
Wednesday: 10:00am

Parramatta
Appointment essential via email to Court
Penrith
Appointment essential via email to Court
Picton
Appointment essential via email to Court
Port Kembla
Monday: 9:30am, arrive by 9:20am
Port Macquarie
Appointment essential via email to Court
Raymond Terrace
Appointment essential via email to Court
Richmond
Not available: refer to Penrith or Windsor
Ryde
Not available: refer to Parramatta
Sutherland
Friday: 9:00am


Tamworth
Appointment essential via email to Court
Temora
Appointment essential via email to Court
Toronto
Appointment essential via email to Court
Wagga Wagga
Appointment essential via email to Court
Wauchope
Appointment essential via email to Court
Waverley
Appointment essential via email to Court
West Wyalong
Appointment essential via email to Court
Wilcania
Appointment essential via email to Courtt
Windsor
Appointment essential via email to Court
Wollongong
Monday: 9:00am (for 9:30am)
Wyong
Appointment essential via email to Court
Yass
Appointment essential via email to Court

Email template

You can use this template to request an appointment for taking your Oaths of Office for appointment as a Justice of the Peace in New South Wales.


[Subject line of email] Appointment for Justice of the Peace Oaths/Affirmation

To the presiding Registrar,

I am seeking to take the Justice of the Peace Oaths of Office / Affirmation. I understand an appointment is essential.

Please contact me to confirm an appropriate appointment date and time.

My contact details

Name:

Phone number:

Alternate number:

Email:

Yours faithfully:

[Insert name]