128-Bit SSL Encryption for your Protection!Your data is safe with us! (read our privacy and security policy)

State Information for Colorado

Colorado Notary Public Requirements and Information

Appointing Officer
Secretary of State

Notary Commission Qualifications
Applicants must:
be at least 18 years old;
be a resident of the state of Colorado;
be able to read and write the English language;
not have been convicted of a misdemeanor involving dishonesty within 5 years of the date applying;
never have been convicted of a felony; and
never have had a notary commission revoked.

How to Apply to Become a Colorado Notary
See detailed information including applicable fees, on the website of Colorado Secretary of State: https://www.sos.state.co.us/notary/pages/public/becomeNotary.xhtml

Term of Office
4 Year Term

Notary Education and/or Exam Requirement
Education and Exam Required
→New applicants or renewing applicants (commission expired for more than 30 days) must take and complete a notary training course and successfully pass the State of Colorado online Notary Exam before applying for a Colorado Notary License.

Notary Bond Requirement
Not Required

Colorado Notary Seal Requirement
Ink Stamp Required

Notary Recordbook (Journal) Requirement
Recordbook Required

Authorized Duties
oath/affirmations;
acknowledgments and proofs;
certify copies;
take depositions and affidavits; and
note protests.

Change of Name, Address or Eligibility Status
See detailed information on the website of the Colorado Secretary of State: http://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/notary/home.html


Contact Information for the State of Colorado

State Notary Website
http://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/notary/home.html

State of Colorado Online Notary Handbook
http://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/notary/home.html

State of Colorado Online Notary Search
https://www.sos.state.co.us/notary/pages/public/verifyNotary.xhtml

Phone Number
(303) 894-2200 - Option #4/P>

Mailing Address
Office of the Secretary of State
Notary Public Division
1700 Broadway, Suite 200
Denver, CO 80290


Apostille Certification Information

Further Information
http://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/notary/apostilleHelp.html

This information was compiled by the American Society of Notaries and is subject to change.
Copyright 2018 Last Updated MARCH 2018

[back to top] [back to state list]

This is an ASN Members'-Only Feature! Please Log In or Join Now!

[back to top] [back to state list]
All Images and Content Copyright 2005 - 2018 American Society of Notaries
All Rights Reserved. Reproduction is prohibited without the express, written permission of ASN.
Privacy Policy Notary Supplies Notary Training ASN Membership Find a Notary Site Map

www.notaryeducation.com www.onlinenotarytraining.org www.notaries.org

This page is secured with 128-bit SSL technology, provided by Starfield Certification Authority™