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The primary role of a Justice of the Peace is to witness a person making a statutory declaration or affidavit, and to certify copies of original documents.

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Online Justice of the Peace services

To reduce face-to-face contact during the Covid-19 pandemic, the NSW Government has introduced new regulations to temporarily enable legal documents to be witnessed remotely by authorised witnesses, including JPs, via audio visual link.

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