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JP Signing Centres are back in business!

JP Signing Centres are back in business!

JP services are once again available at many of our signing centres located in the libraries and shopping centres. JP services have resumed at ACT libraries (except Woden for the moment) and shopping centres at South.Point, Majura, Gungahlin, Cooleman Court and...

Have you read the latest issue of Justice Matters?

Have you read the latest issue of Justice Matters?

The September 2021 issue of our journal Justice Matters is out now. Our President Beverly passes on news about JP services under lockdown conditions, gives us the good oil on dealing with tricky land transfer documents and what the new world order of digital licenses...

JP Signing Centres are closed!

JP Signing Centres are closed!

The ACT Justices of the Peace Association, which supports most of the JP Signing Centres across Canberra, has reluctantly closed the Signing Centres until further notice. We expect to re-open Signing Centres when COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.

Guidance Note on Powers of Attorney Updated

Guidance Note on Powers of Attorney Updated

Our Guidance Note on Witnessing a Power of Attorney has been updated to clarify the recommended procedural steps particularly relevant to witnessing an Enduring Power of Attorney. The updated procedural steps, although not extensive, will help witnessing JPs to ensure...

Notice for the Annual General Meeting – Saturday 13 November

Special Members’ Seminar – 19 June 2021

Just sign it! Could you spot elder abuse, coercion, or intimidation when witnessing a will? What would you do if you suspected the person about to sign her enduring power of attorney was not doing so voluntarily? We are presenting a Special Members’ Seminar on 19 June...