Justice's powers are in two categories: ministerial and judicial and all Justices of the Peace can help you with ministerial matters.


These include:

  • Witnessing documents such as applications for citizenship 

  • Certifying copies

  • Taking declarations, affidavits, and affirmations

There is a Justice of the Peace Service Desk every Wednesday at the Beachlands Library at 75 Second View Avenue between 5:00 pm -6:30 pm.   

No appointment is needed.  

It is preferred that people use this service however if this is not convenient for you, contact one of the JPs listed on the Royal Federation of Justices of the Peace website: https://justiceofthepeace.org.nz