Justice of the Peace

Person signing document

A Justice of the Peace (JP) is authorised to witness and attest many documents, such as statutory declarations, affidavits, wills, divorce documents, power of attorney and guardianship documents etc, as well as certify copies of original documents.

The City of Salisbury offers the service of a JP at the following locations, days and times (excluding public holidays and closure days):

Len Beadell Library
55 John Street, Salisbury
T: 08 8406 8283
Visit the Len Beadell Library page for address.

  • Monday - Friday: 10am - 4pm
  • Thursday evening: 6pm - 8pm
  • Saturday morning: 10am - 12noon

Mawson Lakes Library
2-8 Main Street, Mawson Lakes
T: 08 8302 5555 
Visit the Mawson Lakes Library page for address.

  • Monday morning: 9:30am - 12noon
  • Tuesday evening: 5pm - 7pm
  • Wednesday afternoon: 12noon 2pm
  • Thursday morning: 9:30am - 12noon
  • Thursday evening: 5pm - 7pm
  • Friday afternoon: 12noon - 2pm 
  • Saturday morning: 10am - 12noon

Para Hills Library
Wilkinson Road, Para Hills
T: 08 8406 8530
Visit the Para Hills Library page for address.

  • Thursday evening: 5pm - 6:30pm
  • Friday afternoon: 3pm - 5pm
  • Saturday: 10am - 12pm

For further information please call 8406 8283

Visit the South Australian Justice of the Peace roll and use the online search to find a JP in your area. You can search by entering a postcode, suburb or name of a JP.

JPs are volunteers who offer their time freely and may not be available at all times.