JP services at the library


A Justice of the Peace drop-in service, no appointment is required, is available in:

  • Whangārei Central Library
    5 Rust Avenue, Whangarei 0110.
    Saturday mornings, 9:30am to 12:00pm.
  • Tikipunga Library
    83 Paramount Parade, Tikipunga 0112.
    Wednesday mornings, 9:30am to 12:00pm.

Justice of the Peace services include

  • Taking oaths and declarations
  • Witnessing signatures
  • Certifying copies

This is a free service.

Visit checklist

  • Do not sign anything beforehand
  • Take a photo identification
  • Remember to take the original document as well as the copy to be certified.
    Copy services are available at each library - see below.
  • Check that a NZ Justice of the Peace can complete your documentation.

Photocopy services

Charges are per page:

  • A4 black and white 10 cents; colour $1.00
  • A3 black and white 20 cents; colour $2.00.

Other JP locations

The JPs also offer a drop-in service, no appointment required at:
Whangarei District Courthouse, 105-109 Bank Street
Monday to Friday 9.30am to 12.30pm.