The Business Services Division is responsible for processing state-wide notary public applications. Notary public commissions are renewable every four years.
This Division is also responsible for issuing apostilles under the Hague Convention. An apostille may be required to utilize domestic official documents, such as a birth certificate or articles of incorporation in a foreign country. More information about this process is contained in the Apostilles and Authentications.
REMOTE ONLINE NOTARIZATION
For more information on remote online notarization see below.