How to Become a Louisiana Notary

How to Become a Notary Public in Louisiana


Louisiana Notary Supplies

Louisiana Notary Requirements

Commission Term: Lifetime
Minimum Age: 18 years old
Residency: Resident
Stamp/Seal: Not Required
Journal: Required
Bond: $10,000
Application Fee: $135
Other: Exam Required; provisional notaries must pass only the multiple choice and research sections of the exam initially, but must pass all other sections of the exam by 8-1-16 or the commission will expire. Provisional notaries must also attend a notary orientation class.

Notary Division
P.O. Box 94125
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9125

Phone: (225) 922-0507

Important Louisiana Notary Links

Louisiana State Website
Louisiana Notary Application
Louisiana Notary Name Change
Louisiana Notary Database
Louisiana Notary Handbook