Become a Nevada Notary Public

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Nevada Notary Commission Overview is here to help with any notary bonds, insurance, notary training, or notary supplies you need to become a Nevada notary public. The step-by-step process for becoming a notary public in the state of Nevada is detailed below. Once you are ready to shop for supplies, simply visit our store.

How to Become a Notary Public in Nevada

Step-by-Step Instructions

How to Become a Nevada Notary Public

  1. Complete a notary application for a new or renewal appointment
  2. Complete a notary education/training course
  3. Obtain a surety bond and file surety bond
  4. Submit all necessary documents & fee to the Secretary of State
  5. Obtain a Nevada notary stamp and journal


Commission Term: 4 years
Minimum Age: 18 years old
Residency: Resident or Employee residing in neighboring state
Stamp/Seal: Required
Journal: Required
Bond: $10,000
Application Fee: $35
Eligibility: No major convictions
Other: Be able to read and write English


Carson City, NV 89701-3714

Phone: (775) 684 5708

To become a notary or renew your notary commission in this state, you must meet the following requirements:

(1) be at least 18 years of age

(2) be a resident of this state

(3) possess your civil rights (a felon cannot be a notary)

(4) have never had your notary commission revoked in another state

You must complete the online notary training class through the Secretary of State’s training site and pass an exam.