Justice of the Peace

Free JP service available at Paraparaumu and Ōtaki Libraries.

Available at Paraparaumu Library on:

  • Monday 10am-12pm
  • Wednesday 2-4pm
  • Saturday 10am-12pm

and Ōtaki Library on:

  • Monday 10.30am-12.30pm


Having a JP help you is free of charge. There's no need to make a booking but please be aware that you may have to wait.

JPs can assist you with the following:

  • witnessing signatures

  • certifying documents

  • witnessing of Land Transfer and other documents

  • taking of declarations, affidavits or affirmations

For more information on the range of services JPs offer, please visit  their official website.

Scanning and printing services are available at the library for a fee.