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Become a Maryland Notary

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

Become a Notary Public in Maryland

Three Easy Steps to Become a Maryland Notary

  1. Obtain your state-required seal, journal and recommended supplies from America’s Notary leader.

  2. Complete Your Maryland Notary Application and submit it to the state.

  3. Download your Maryland Commissioning Checklist and discover the steps you need to take to become a Maryland Notary. 

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How to Become a Maryland Notary in Three Easy Steps

Step 1 Obtain Your State-Required Seal and Supplies

The NNA will provide everything you need to become a Notary in Maryland, including your official seal stamp and state-required supplies.

Step 2 Complete Your Maryland Notary Application
To become a Notary in Maryland, you must follow the directions, download and fully complete the Maryland Notary application. Print and sign your name exactly as you would like your commission to be issued.

Step 3 Become a Maryland 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 Guide You to Becoming a Maryland Notary


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


Requirements to Become
a Maryland Notary

  • 18 years of age
  • State resident or non-resident working in the state of Maryland and residing in a state which reciprocally allows Maryland residents to become a Notary
  • Must read, write and understand English
  • Be of good character, integrity and abilities


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

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