Justices of the Peace Act 1957

4 Functions and powers of Justices

The functions and powers of Justices shall be—

(a)

to take oaths and declarations under the provisions of the Oaths and Declarations Act 1957 or any other enactment:

(b)

to carry out such functions and exercise such powers as are conferred on Justices by the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 or by any other enactment.

Section 4(b): amended, on 1 July 2013, by section 4 of the Justices of the Peace Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 91).