Justices of the Peace (JP) services in Marion

A Justice of the Peace (JP) in South Australia is typically someone of good stature in the community who, providing they are satisfied with the capability of the signatory, is authorised to witness and sign:

  • Statutory declarations
  • Affidavits
  • Waiver rights
  • Search warrants
  • Divorce documents

A JP can also certify copies of original documents as well as witness the signing of advanced care directive documents.


How can I obtain the services of a Justice of the Peace (JP) in Marion?

The below information details the days and times a volunteer Justice of the Peace is available at Council locations.

Please note: JP sessions finish promptly at 3.00pm (12 noon on Fridays). Late arrivals will not be assisted on the day.

City of Marion - Administration Centre

245 Sturt Road, Sturt 5047
Tuesday: 9.00am - 3.00pm
Wednesday: 9.00am - 3.00pm
Thursday: 9.00am - 3.00pm
Friday: 9.00am - 12.00pm

Park Holme Library

Duncan Avenue, Park Holme SA 5043
Thursday: 2.00pm - 4.00pm

Cove Civic Centre

1 Ragamuffin Drive, Hallett Cove SA 5158
Thursday: 5.00pm - 6.00pm
Tuesday: 4.00pm - 5.30pm (fortnightly, 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month)

No appointment is necessary at any of the above locations.



Please organise your photocopying requirements prior to attending the Administration Centre.  Photocopying is available (fees apply) at either Officeworks or any Australia Post outlet.


Limit on the quantity of documents

Please be advised that no more than 20 certified copies can be signed per person.

You may also visit the Attorney-General's website to find a JP near you.