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Justices of the Peace (JPs) should regularly check this page for important information or updates about performing their role, keeping their registration up-to-date, places seeking JP services and to read the latest edition of JP News.

JP News is the official newsletter for NSW JPs. It covers any essential updates to JP functions and obligations.

For more information about a story or to contribute a news item, please email

JP News

Issue 5, November 2018 [PDF 234kb]

Issue 4, April 2018 [PDF 803kb]

To request copies of earlier issues of JP News, email

JPs' 50 Years of service ceremony

An annual ceremony held by the Attorney General of NSW for Justices of the Peace who have attained 50 years of service.

JP Volunteer for Carnes Hill Library

Carnes Hill Library is looking for  JPs to volunteer at the library, for a maximum of 2 hours; on the day or days below.

Each Wednesday (any time between 10.00am and 4.30m

Thursday (anytime in the afternoon or evening. (Library closes at 8pm)

Friday (any time between 10.00am and 4.30pm.

Please contact Wendy Tesoriero on phone number 02 8711 7876 or by email: if you are interested.