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Justice of the Peace (Registered JP)

  • Location: Kwinana Town Centre WA
  • Category: Human Rights
  • Type of work
    • Mediation & Advocacy
  • Suitable for
    • Wheelchair Access
  • Commitment

    Regular - more than 6 months

  • Time Required

    Negotiable and Flexible

  • Training

    Three month course

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *

    Nominations must be submitted through a State member of Parliament. Appointees must complete a three month justice of the peace training course before appointment, and ongoing training is available.
    An applicant must also satisfy the following criteria;
    Australian citizen with minimum 12 months in WA.
    Enrolled on the State Electoral roll.
    Of good character and reputation.
    Demonstrate a willingness and capacity to fulfill all the duties of a JP when called upon.
    Not insolvent under administration.

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

  • Reimbursement

    tea and coffee

JPs carry out a wide range of official administrative and judicial duties in the community. JPs are called upon by the WA Police to sign search warrants and authorises the issuing of summonses. The administrative tasks include witnessing affidavits and documents such as wills and statutory declarations. Prefer someone who is retired or semi retired


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