After the application has been completed, the applicant shall personally appear before an officer authorized to administer oaths, who shall administer the oath of the office to the applicant.
The applicant shall secure an official bond with freehold or corporate security, to be approved by the Secretary of State, in the sum of five thousand dollars ($5000). The bond shall be conditioned upon the faithful performance and discharge of duties of the office of the notary public, for the use by any person injured by a breach of the notary's duties.
Each application requires a $11.22 fee. Each duplicate commission also requires a five dollar ($5) fee. Fees are payable by check or money order.
A seal must be used in all official acts of the notary public.
Commission Term: 8 years Minimum Age: 18 years old Residency: Resident Stamp/Seal: Stamp or Embosser Journal: Recommended Bond: $5,000 Application Fee: $11.22 Eligibility: No major convictions where you served more than 6 months in jail Other: Be able to read and write English. Hold no lucrative public office
Address: 200 W. Washington St Room 201 Indianapolis, IN 46204 Phone:(317) 232-6576