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Notaries Public in Missouri

Welcome to the Notary Near Me ™ page for Missouri. Click on the links above to find a notary in Missouri by city. Once you locate a Missouri 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 Missouri

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

Qualifications

In order to become a Notary Public in Missouri, you must be 18 years of age or older. You may apply either as a Missouri resident or non-resident. For Missouri residents, applicants must be registered to vote in the county for which they apply or be a U.S. resident. For non-residents, applicants must work in the state of Missouri and use the notary seal in the course of their employment only, while also having an employee address in the county where they have a Notary commission. Additionally, applicants must be able to read and write English, and may not have had a commission revoked within the previous 10 years.

A complete overview of qualifications and requirements for being appointed as a MO Notary Public can be viewed on the Secretary of State website: https://s1.sos.mo.gov/Business/Notary/GeneralInfo

Notary Public Missouri Mobile Notary Fees

A Notary Public in Missouri may charge a travel fee, not to exceed the approved federal mileage rate and may charge an expedited convenience fee not to exceed $25, when traveling to perform a notarial act. More detailed information can be found in the Missouri Notary Public Handbook.

Notary Public Missouri Maximum Notary Fees

Maximum notarization fees are based on the Missouri Government Code Section 486.350. Refer to the Missouri Notary Public Handbook to see the maximum notary fees.

Missouri 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.

Missouri 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.