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State Information for Idaho

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Idaho Notary Commission Requirements

Notary Commission Qualifications
Applicants must:
• be at least 18 years old;
• be a citizen or permanent legal resident of the U.S.;
• be a resident of Idaho or employed in the state of Idaho;
• be able to read and write.

How to Apply to Become an Idaho Notary
See detailed information including applicable fees, on the website of the Idaho Secretary of State: https://sos.idaho.gov/NOTARY/instructions.html

Appointing Officer
Secretary of State

Term of Office
6 Year Term

Notary Education and/or Exam Requirement
Not Required
*51-122. COURSE OF STUDY. [Effective 07-01-2019] The Secretary of State (or a state-approved provider) shall offer regularly a course of study to applicants who do not hold commissions as notaries public in this state. The course must cover the laws, rules, procedures and ethics relevant to notarial acts.

Notary Bond Requirement
$10,000 Notary bond or functional equivalent required

Notary Recordbook (Journal) Requirement
Not Required

Notary Seal Requirement
Ink Stamp Required
*Please note Effective 10-01-2018 the notary stamp format will change: https://sos.idaho.gov/NOTARY/index.html

Authorized Duties
• take acknowledgments;
• take verification upon oath or affirmation;
• note a protest of a negotiable instrument
• certify copies; and
• witness or attest signatures.

Change of Name, Address or Eligibility Status
See detailed information on the website of the Idaho Secretary of State: https://sos.idaho.gov/NOTARY/forms_fees.html


Contact Information for the State of Idaho

State Notary Website
http://www.sos.idaho.gov/NOTARY/index.html

State of Idaho Online Notary Handbook
https://sos.idaho.gov/NOTARY/Idaho_Notary_Handbook.pdf

State of Idaho Online Notary Search
http://www.sos.idaho.gov/NotarySearch/

Phone Number
(208) 334-2301

Mailing Address
Secretary of State
Notary Section
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0080


Apostille Certification Information

Phone Number
(208) 332-2811

Further Information
https://sos.idaho.gov/NOTARY/apostille/index.html



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