How to Become a Notary Public in Vermont

As a notary public in the State of Vermont, you have unlimited financial liability on every document you notarize. You do not want to take the office of Notary Public lightly. The Vermont Online Notary Course is the fastest, easiest and most affordable way for you to learn what to do and how to protect yourself as a notary. Whether you are a new or current notary public, you should spend some time learning the laws. It's less expensive than an attorney consult!

How to Become a Notary Public in Vermont
Step by Step Instructions

How to Become a Notary Public in Vermont

    1. Complete the Online Vermont Notary Training Course (not required)
    2. Register and complete the online application
      1. You must
        1. Be at least 18 years of age.
        2. Be a citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States.
        3. Be a Vermont resident of or have a place of employment or practice in Vermont
    3. REGISTRATION – First time applicants
      1. You must:
        1. Submit your Vermont online application. Prior to submitting your application, you must.
        2. Upload a scanned copy of your completed, signed and notarized Oath of Office. Please complete this form prior to filling out your online application.
        3. Submit your non-refundable application fee of $15.00 paid with credit card, debit card, or ACH (savings or checking account).


Commission Term: 3-4 years, expring on February 10.
Minimum Age: 18 years old
Residency: Resident or employee
Stamp/Seal: Recommended
Journal: Recommended
Application Fee: $15
Eligibility: No felony convictions
Other: Pass a state exam

89 Main St
3rd Floor
Montpelier, VT 05620-3402

Phone: 802-828-1501