Reports from the President and Treasurer

Reports from the President and Treasurer

President Beverly Alley reported to members at the AGM in November 2017 on another excellent year for the Association. ‘We are confident the Association is meeting the needs of members’ Beverly told the members at the AGM. ‘And our growing network of...
Our new Executive

Our new Executive

Our 2018 Executive Committee was elected at the AGM on 4 November 2017. Members unanimously supported the nominations received, and our Executive Committee was elected unapposed. The Association continues to offer excellent support to our JP community, under the...
Our newest Signing Centre

Our newest Signing Centre

The Association is delighted to open its newest JP Signing Centre in Westfield Belconnen. A JP will be attend from 11.00 am until 1.00 pm every Saturday on level 3 outside Myer. A full range of JP services will be available. All for free! No...
Members’ Seminar and AGM

Members’ Seminar and AGM

You are invited to join your fellow JPs at our final Members’ Seminar for 2017 and Annual General Meeting, which will be held on Saturday 4 November at the ACT Legislative Assembly Reception Room. It will kick off at 10.00 am and wrap-up around noon. The 2018...
Join us for lunch

Join us for lunch

Our annual ACTJPA luncheon is only a few weeks away. Join us on 21 October 2017 at the Hellenic Club, Woden, for a delightful lunch and a couple of hours of fun. There is no particular reason for the lunch, other than to enjoy each other’s company, farewell the old...
Justice Matters – October 2017

Justice Matters – October 2017

The October 2017 issue of our journal Justice Matters has been published. There’s guidance about witnessing wills and codicils, an update on our Signing Centres, a short quiz, and plenty more. It’s all in this month’s journal. Keep an eye out for it...
JPs provide a vital community service

JPs provide a vital community service

Volunteer JPs at the 12 public Signing Centres managed by the ACT Justices of the Peace Association helped 9,100 people and witnessed 40,000 documents during 2016-17 – an average of 175 people and 760 signatures each week. (This doesn’t include the...
Justice Matters – July 2017

Justice Matters – July 2017

The July 2017 issue of our journal Justice Matters has been published. There’s guidance about witnessing an Enduring Power of Attorney, how to interview the principal, and news about  JP stamps. And were are after a couple of volunteers – a statistician to...
Members’ Seminar – Saturday 29 July

Members’ Seminar – Saturday 29 July

Our next Members’ Seminar is on Saturday 29 July at the ACT Legislative Assembly Reception Room. It will kick off at 10.00 am and wrap-up around noon. Our guest presenter is Sonia Di Mezza, Deputy Chief Executive of the ACT Disability, Aged and Carers Advocacy...
Members’ Seminar – 22 April 2017

Members’ Seminar – 22 April 2017

Our next Members’ Seminar is on Saturday 22 April at the ACT Legislative Assembly Reception Room. It will kick off at 10.00 am and wrap-up around noon. Our guest presenter is Gregory Burn, Deputy Public Trustee and Guardian, who will discuss Powers of Attorney...