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Notaries Public in Hawaii

Welcome to the Notary Near Me ™ page for Hawaii. Click on the links above to find a notary in Hawaii by city. Once you locate a Hawaii Notary Public, view details of their professional notary experience on their profile page, such as whether they are a loan signing agent, or can receive e-docs.

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Become a Notary Public in Hawaii

The information and links below provide a general overview of how to become a Notary Public in Hawaii


In order to become a Notary Public in Hawaii, you must be 18 years of age or older and be a legal resident of Hawaii. Notary Public applicants must also be a United States citizen or a permanent alien resident actively seeking U.S. citizenship. You must also pass the required state exam.

A complete overview of qualifications and requirements for being appointed as a HI Notary Public can be viewed within the Notary Public Manual for the State of Hawaii published by the Department of the Attorney General.

Notary Exam

Once you have submitted a Notary application and it has been approved, you can prepare and schedule for the state required Notary exam. The exam is given on Oahu at least once every month and on the neighboring islands periodically.

To schedule an exam, please refer to the Notary Exam Scheduler on the Department of the Attorney General's website:

Notary Public HI Mobile Notary Fees

There are not any restrictions on the amount a Hawaii Mobile Notary may charge as a travel fee, however, the signer should be informed of any fees prior to performing the notarial act. Mobile notaries may charge extra for late night signings, as well as hospital and jail signings.

Notary Public HI Maximum Notary Fees

Maximum notarization fees are based on the Hawaii Government Code Section 456-17. Refer to the chapter pertaining to Notaries Public in the Hawaii Revised Statutes to see the maximum notary fees.

Hawaii Notary Public Acknowledgment Information

An acknowledgment is the notary act of a signer declaring to a Notary Public that they have willingly signed a document. The act of presenting a signed document before a Notary Public and asking the Notary Public to notarize the signature constitutes acknowledging signing the document. The signer may sign the document before being in the presence of the Notary Public, however, the signer must appear before the Notary Public to sign the notary journal and receive the affixation of the notary seal on the notary certificate.

Hawaii Notary Public Jurat Information

A Jurat is the notary act of a signer swearing under oath before a Notary Public that the statement in the notarized document is true. Jurat certificate wording must accompany all Jurat notary acts in one of the following: within the document itself, after the signature area(s), or on an attached certificate form.