Reference Abbreviations

The key references in this book are from authoritative and reputable sources. Note the reference abbreviations listed here that are used for convenience in other chapters. Other common abbreviations are listed below:

  • JP Handbook: the Justice of the Peace Handbook is the official guide to The Duties of Justices of the Peace (Qualified), 5459_P_2015 issued by the JP Branch
  • JP Bulletin: the latest news from the JP Branch with information about professional development workshops
  • Technical Bulletins: the Technical Bulletins released by JP Branch from time to time
  • VIP: JPs in the Community Program Volunteer Information Pack
  • QJA Guide: The Guide Fourth Edition published by QJA (only QJA members may access this link to the online version)
  • QJA Journal: Official magazine of the Queensland Justices Association

Other Abbreviations

All the examples, hints and suggestions contained in this book are informed by the day-to-day experience of the authors and their fellow JPs working in registered signing sites of the JPs in the Community Program.

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Last updated 02 September 2018