South Dakota Notary Stamps & Embossers

Does South Dakota require a notary seal stamp?

Yes. South Dakota requires a notary stamp.

Source: S.D. Codified Laws § 18-1-3.1. Requirements of notary public seal.
Commission expiration date required on notarized document. Each notary public shall have a seal which shall be used for the purpose of acknowledging documents. The seal shall be of a type approved by the secretary of state and shall contain at least the following:
(1) The notary’s name;
(2) The words, South Dakota;
(3) The words, notary public; and
(4) A border surrounding the imprint.
In addition, rubber stamp seals shall have the word, seal.
If a seal is used by a notary public, the notary public shall write, or print by a device made for such printing, below the seal’s imprint or print and if not provided by the form, the words, my commission expires, and shall provide a date therefor.

Our favorite South Dakota Notary Stamps & Embossers include the Trodat 4913 notary stamp in eleven colors (the bestselling notary stamp), the Brother 2260 notary stamp (what we at typically use), and Shiny model embossers.