Justice 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 Mondays and Fridays). Late arrivals will not be assisted on the day.

City of Marion - Administration Centre
245 Sturt Road, Sturt SA 5047

  • Monday: 9am - 12pm
  • Tuesday: 9am - 3pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 3pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 3pm 
  • Friday: 9am - 12pm

Park Holme Library
Duncan Avenue, Park Holme SA 5043

  • Thursday: 2pm - 4pm

Cove Civic Centre
1 Ragamuffin Drive, Hallett Cove SA 5158

  • Monday: 2pm - 4pm
  • Tuesday: 5pm - 6pm (This service is currently available fortnightly)
  • Thursday: 5pm - 6.30pm

Cultural Centre Library

  • Saturday: 10am - 12pm (fortnightly on the following dates: April 14 & 28, May 12 & 26, June 9 & 23)

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.