How to Become a Texas Notary


How to Become a Notary Public in Texas

  1. Complete the Online Texas Notary Training Course (not required)
  2. Purchase a $10,000 Texas Notary Bond
  3. Wait for bond and application to arrive in mail. Sign application and send to state with $21 check..
  4. Wait for the commission to come in the mail.
  5. Purchase a Texas notary stamp and notary journal.

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Texas Notary Supplies


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    2018 ID Checking Guide, U.S. & Canada Edition

    2018 ID Checking Guide, U.S. and Canada
    2018 ID Checking Guide, U.S. and CanadaID Checking Guide Sample Page

    2018 ID Checking Guide, U.S. & Canada Edition

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    Driver's license and I.D. checking guide. A notary public should own a copy of the I.D. Checking Guide to use when verifying in- and out-of-state identification.
    $32.95 $16.95
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    Gold Foil Stickers

    Gold Foil Stickers
    Gold Foil Stickers

    Gold Foil Stickers

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    $2.00
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    Notary Records Journal

    Notary Records Journal
    Notary Records JournalNotary Journal Features

    Notary Records Journal

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    $14.95$17.95
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    MOJO: Modern Journal of Notarial Events

    Modern Notary Journal (Soft Cover)
    Modern Notary Journal (Soft Cover)

    MOJO: Modern Journal of Notarial Events

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    Keeping a notary journal is required by law in 16 states and strongly recommended in the rest.

    A journal is an important chronicle of your notarial actions and can help protect you in the event of future legal proceedings. The Modern Journal meets all state requirements and contains room for nearly 500 entries, with multiple notarizations per entry. Other features include:

    - 128 numbered heavy-weight pages
    - tamper-proof binding and sewn construction
    - time-saving checkboxes
    - complete instructions

    Every attempt has been made to strike the perfect balance between quality and economy - we hope you'll agree.

    $15.95$18.95
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    Classic Journal of Notarial Events

    Classic Notary Journal (Soft Cover)
    Classic Notary Journal (Soft Cover)

    Classic Journal of Notarial Events

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    $16.00$19.00
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    Inkless Thumbprint Pad

    Inkless Thumbprinter Pad
    Inkless Thumbprinter Pad

    Inkless Thumbprint Pad

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    $9.95 $7.45
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    Loan Signing Agent Certification Course

    Loan Signing Agent Course
    Loan Signing Agent Course

    Loan Signing Agent Certification Course

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    $179.00 $45.00
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    Texas Notary Online Course

    Texas Notary Course
    Texas Notary Course

    Texas Notary Online Course

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    • State-Specific Notary Laws and Information
    • 2.5 Hours+ of Streaming On-Demand Video Instruction
    • 12 Months of Unlimited Access
    • Immediate access to Proof of Completion Certificate (PDF)
    • Course forums to receive updates, ask questions and interact with other students
    *This is a single-user, limited license. For multiple students please contact us.
    $99.95 $29.95
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    Texas Notary Stamp

    Trodat 4913 Notary Stamps
    Trodat 4913 Notary StampsTexas Notary Stamp - Trodat 4913 Mint

    Texas Notary Stamp

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    Choose your desired Texas notary stamp type below. Start by choosing the stamp type, then stamp color, then ink color. Not all notary stamps offer all options.

    $17.00$28.95
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    Texas Notary Embosser

    Texas Notary Embosser

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    Choose your desired Texas notary embosser type and color below. Start by choosing the embosser type, then embosser color. Not all notary embossers offer all color options.
    $24.95$32.00
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    Texas Notary Acknowledgment Stamp

    Texas Notary Acknowledgment Stamp
    Texas Notary Acknowledgment Stamp

    Texas Notary Acknowledgment Stamp

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    $22.95
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    Texas Notary Bond ($10,000)

    Notary Bond
    Notary Bond

    Texas Notary Bond ($10,000)

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    You must enter the name you would like to be commissioned using in the Notary Name space.

    $50.00
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    Texas Notary Jurat Stamp

    Texas Notary Jurat Stamp
    Texas Notary Jurat Stamp

    Texas Notary Jurat Stamp

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    $19.95
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    Embosser Impression Inker

    Embosser Impression Inker
    Embosser Impression Inker

    Embosser Impression Inker

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    $14.95

Texas Notary Requirements


Commission Term: 4 years
Minimum Age: 18 years old
Residency: Resident
Stamp/Seal: Required
Journal: Required
Bond: $10,000
Application Fee: $21
Eligibility: No major convictions
Other: Be able to read and write English


Address:
NOTARY PUBLIC UNIT
PO BOX 13375
AUSTIN, TX 78711-3375

Phone: (512) 463-5705

Important Texas Notary Links

Texas State Website
Texas Notary Application
Texas Apostilles
Texas Notary Name Change
Texas Notary Address Change
Texas Notary Database



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