COVID-19 response

As of Monday 18 May, the Civic Centre in Port Adelaide is open to the public.  Information about the opening of Council facilities is available here
For more detailed information about particular services that may have been impacted due to restrictions click here

Please contact us by phone 8405 6600, complete a request via our website or email service@cityofpae.sa.gov.au

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JP Services


JP Services are not currently available at any Council site due to the risks associated with COVID-19.

The main role of a Justice of the Peace (JP) is to act as an independent and objective witness to documents that are used for official or legal purposes.

  • Attest or witness the execution of a document
  • Take an affidavit for use in court
  • Take a statutory declaration
  • Certify a true copy of an original document

Whenever possible your meeting with a JP will be held in a semi-private area, or in a private room.

Justices of the Peace are also available at the Port Magistrates Court. Locations and opening hours of the Court is available on the Suburban Courts website and may be impacted by COVID-19.

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Justice of the Peace - Libraries


JP Services are not currently available at any Council library due to the risks associated with COVID-19.