Duties of JP (Qual) - complete handbook

Please note this handbook is currently being updated and we will let you know when it becomes available. You can print a complete copy of the handbook by printing each chapter.

This handbook is a comprehensive guide for practising Justices of the Peace (Qualified) in Queensland. It has been written to give you a clear understanding of what is expected of you in your role and as a day-to-day reference to help you perform your duties responsibly, correctly and consistently.

  • Content update: Chapter 3.1 as at 1:30pm 22 December 2020
  • Content update: Chapter 4.9 as at 1:30pm 22 December 2020
  • Content update: Chapter 3.1 as at 12:15pm 23 June 2017.
  • Content update: Chapter 5.5 as at 9:12pm 29 June 2017.

The National Mortgage Form (NMF) was introduced in Queensland on 27 May 2017 for paper mortgages. You can read more about this change and access the new form online.

For information regarding your witnessing role, please contact the Justices of the Peace Branch on jp@justice.qld.gov.au or 1300 301 147 during business hours Monday to Friday.

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