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Professional development for JPs and Cdecs

We hold free workshops and seminars around Queensland to help Justices of the Peace (JPs) and Commissioners for Declarations (Cdecs) improve their knowledge and keep their skills up to date.

Free workshops

Free workshops are held throughout the year. Topics include:

  • general witnessing
  • witnessing specific documents such as
    • land title and family law documents
    • general powers of attorney, enduring powers of attorney and advance health directives
  • search and arrest warrants
  • attending records of interview
  • applications under the Customs Act 1901
  • communication and negotiation skills.

Register for a workshop

  1. Check our workshop calendar for a date and location that suits you.
  2. Click on a workshop and choose ‘read more’ or ‘register’ to see more information.
  3. Register online.

Free seminars

We hold seminars in conjunction with Queensland Members of Parliament.

If your local Member of Parliament is hosting a seminar, an invitation will be sent to you if you are a registered JP or Cdec.

Contact us

Contact us if you need more information.

By email

By phone

1300 301 147

By post

Justices of the Peace Branch
PO Box 5894

More information

Last updated
24 March 2017
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