How to Become a Colorado Notary

How to Become a Notary Public in Colorado

New Applicants

First, complete state approved notary training and state online notary testing then complete the following steps:

Renewing Notaries and Expired Notaries

Step 1:  You must take the Colorado Notary State-Approved RULONA Course

Step 2:  You must read the current notary law carefully

Step 3:  Register for online access

Step 4:  Apply and pay online   

Attach scanned copies of:


Colorado Notary Supplies

Colorado Notary Requirements

Commission Term: 4 years
Minimum Age: 18 years old
Residency: Resident
Stamp/Seal: Inked Stamp
Journal: Required
Application Fee: $10
Other: Mandatory education and state exam.

Colorado Department of State
1700 Broadway, Suite 200
Denver, CO 80290

Phone: 303-894-2200 & press 4

Important Colorado Notary Links

Colorado State Website
Colorado Notary Application
Colorado Apostilles
Colorado Notary Name Change
Colorado Notary Address Change
Colorado Notary Database
Colorado Notary Handbook

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