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Notaries Public in Utah

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

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

Qualifications

In order to become a Notary Public in Utah, you must be 18 years of age or older. You must be a legal resident of Utah for at least 30 days or have permanent resident status under the Immigration and Nationality Act Section 245. Applicants must be able to read, write, and understand English. An application must be submitted to the Lieutenant Governor's office containing no significant misstatement or omission of facts. You must be endorsed by two Utah residents over the age of 18. Additionally, applicants must pass an online exam.

A complete overview of qualifications and requirements for being appointed as an UT Notary Public can be viewed on the Office of the Lieutenant Governor's website: https://notary.utah.gov/qualifications-and-process/

Notary Exam

Preparation for the online test should include reviewing the resources specified by the Office of the Utah Lieutenant Governor.

Notary Public Utah Mobile Notary Fees

Mobile notaries in Utah may charge a travel fee to perform a notarial act, not to exceed the approved federal mileage rate, if the travel fee is agreed to by the Notary and client in advance. The client must understand that the travel fee is separate from the notarial fee and is not required by law.

Notary Public Utah Maximum Notary Fees

Maximum notarization fees are based on the Utah Government Code Section 46-1-12. Refer to The Utah Code Annotated to see the maximum notary fees.

Utah 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.

Utah 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.