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Become an Iowa Notary

Trusted by state commissioning authorities since 1957, the NNA is the undisputed leader in serving and educating Iowa Notaries

Become a Notary Public in  Iowa

Three Reasons Why More Iowa Notaries Choose the NNA

  1. Commission specialists trained to help answer questions on how to become an Iowa Notary.

  2. Online Iowa Notary Application and Iowa Commissioning Checklist guide you step-by-step. 

  3. Total satisfaction guarantee and value pricing! 

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How to Become an Iowa Notary in 3 Easy Steps

Obtain Your State-Required Seal and Recommended Supplies
The NNA will provide everything you need to become a Notary in Iowa, including your official seal stamp and supplies. 

Complete Your Iowa Notary Application and Training
To become a Notary in Iowa, download and fully complete the Iowa Notary Application following the instructions on the Iowa Secretary of State website.

Become a Iowa Notary Public
When you have obtained your commission, scan and email a copy of your Commission Certificate to or fax to 1-800-833-1211.

Let Us Be Your Guide to Becoming an Iowa Notary

The NNA is a great organization. They have some of the best Notary supplies on the market.


Requirements to Become
an Iowa Notary

  • 18 years of age
  • Resident of Iowa or resident of bordering state having place of work or business in Iowa
  • Must read, write and understand English
  • Not be disqualified from voting due to felony conviction or having been judged mentally incompetent


Since 1957, we’ve helped MILLIONS to renew as Notaries,
more than any other organization in America.

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