For an application and detailed instructions,
please call (770)
528-1342 or email
Hours of Operation: 8am to 5pm
Between 8am and 4:30pm, applications or certifications will be processed on the spot.
After 4:30pm, applications or certifications will be processed the next business day.
A new notary applicant, or one who had not renewed before their
existing commission expires, must appear in person to take the
notary oath. A renewal application submitted before the present
term expires can be mailed to the Clerk's office. Renewals will
be accepted up to 30 days before the expiration date of the existing
commission. Your personal appearance is not required. Application
requests are accepted over the phone.
You must complete the Notary training using the website
http://training.gsccca.org/ (You would need 90% or higher for certificate.)
and bring or mail a copy of your training certificate in order to process your notary application. (Effective September 1, 2012).
Exemption for attorneys only - A copy of current picture ID and Georgia State Bar Card are needed in lieu of testing.
Name Change Form
Address Change Form
Section describes the qualifications, appointment, and duties
of Notaries Public.