All Justices of the Peace perform Ministerial Duties, but only some will carry out Judicial Duties.
Ministerial duties include:
Judicial Duties include:
There are additional duties under each of these categories - the above are examples only. A number of Justices of the Peace also act as Visiting Justices to Corrections facilities and others serve as youth support people in the Youth Court.
The services of a JP in New Zealand are provided as a free service to the public and without remuneration. Your local JP is happy to be of service. It has now become a requirement to make an appointment at a convenient time to both parties.
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