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Notary Commissions

Notary Public Registry

The purpose of notarization is to prevent fraud and forgery. The notary acts as an official and unbiased witness to the identity of person who comes before the notary for a specific purpose.

As of July 1, 2022 all Notary Services are handled by the Illinois Secretary of State’s office.

General Notary Services Information

Notary Public Applications & Checklist