Welcome to the Royal Federation
of NZ Justices' Associations

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Justice of the Peace visit checklist

  • Do not sign anything beforehand
  • Take photo identification        
  • Remember to take the original as well as the copy to be certified
  • Check that a NZ Justice of the Peace can complete your documentation


Traffic Lights “Red or Orange”

Some JPs can assist you in person, alternatively, online or letterbox drop services may be available.

To find a Justice of the Peace who can assist online, enter “online” in the “Suburb” box above

Service Desks may be operating if the venue allows – please call ahead to check

How we can help you

  • Witness signatures on documents
  • Certify copies of documents (including email attachments and phone messages)
  • Take oaths, declarations, affidavits or affirmations
  • Confirm identity

Under the COVID-19 Protection Framework 

Some Service Desks may be closed.                                       Please call ahead to check.


How can a Justice of the Peace Help me – multi-lingual


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