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Appointment Services manages the appointment of Justices of the Peace (JPs) in NSW. The role of our staff is to:
All enquiries should be emailed in the first instance to firstname.lastname@example.org and a member of the team will contact you within 3 business days.
If you have an URGENT enquiry please call 02 8688 7336 between the hours of 10am-12 noon and 2-4pm only, Monday to Friday. We cannot advise the location and times of JP services by phone. To find a JP see below.
If you need JP services please visit our Finding a JP page. There you can search the JP public register or JP scheduled services by suburb. We cannot advise the location and times of JP services by phone.
02 8688 7487 (Currently unattended. See above note for urgent enquiries.)
If you have a JP Online account, you can login to apply for appointment or reappointment, update your registration details, check your JP number and expiry date, and order JP products.
If you have difficulty understanding English and need to access information in another language, please call the Translating and Interpreter Service to speak with an interpreter.
131 450 and ask the interpreter to connect you to JP Appointment Services on
02 8688 7487.
If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, please call the
National Relay Service on 1300 555 727.
If you need information to help with a legal problem, please contact LawAccess NSW. You can call
LawAccess NSW on 1300 888 529.
For more information, visit Submit feedback about a JP.