Application Form

The Notary Applications below are to be used by County Clerk of Courts and Bar Associations for new notary applicants as well as renewal applications. Notary Applications may not be directly submitted to the Ohio Secretary of State’s office by an individual intending to be commissioned as a notary public. Please contact your local county or bar association for more information on becoming a notary in Ohio.

Application for Notary Public (Non-Attorney) (PDF)

Application for Notary Public (Attorney-at-Law) (PDF)