North Dakota Notary Stamps & Embossers

Does North Dakota require a notary stamp/seal?

Yes. North Dakota requires notaries to use and maintain a notary seal stamp.

Source: North Dakota Secretary of State website on Notary Public Stamp.

“The notary stamp must: 1. Be designed to leave a clear impression; 2. Be photographically reproducible; 3. Include the words “Notary Public” and “State of North Dakota;” 4. Contain the name of the notary public exactly as it appears on the authorization and the commission expiration date; 5. Be either up to or equal to 1 5/8 inch (41.28 millimeters) in diameter if a circular design stamp or if a rectangular design stamp, be up to or equal to 7/8 inch (22.23 millimeters) in height and 2 5/8 inches (66.68 millimeters) in length; and 6. Be surrounded by a border.