Utah Immigration Consultant Bond Utah statutes define the specific services non-attorney immigration consultants may perform, and the prerequisites you must meet in order to register with the state. As the nation's leading bond provider for the nation's Notaries, the NNA makes it easy to obtain your $50,000 Utah Immigration Consultant bond. $50,000 1-Year Bond Price: $1000 Add to Cart How to Become an Immigration Consultant in Utah An immigration consultant is defined by the state as a person who is authorized to provide non-legal assistance or advice on immigrant matters. Utah law requires that immigration consultants: Post a $50,000 bond Submit an application to register with the Department of Commerce Pay a state-prescribed fee, including the cost of the requisite criminal background check Consent to fingerprint background check by Utah Bureau of Criminal Identification What Is The Difference Between A Notary Bond and Immigration Consultant Bond? Immigration bonds protect the public against errors committed during the immigration consulting process, not those involving notarization. If you are currently a Notary and apply to become an immigration consultant, you will be required to post the mandatory immigration bond. Your Best Source for Your Utah Immigration Consultant Bond The NNA has provided surety bonds and Errors and Omission (E&O) coverage to millions of America's Notaries since 1957. We have the expertise to help to ensure that you're properly equipped to comply with state law as you register to perform your important duties in service to America's immigrant population. IMPORTANT If you are a Utah Notary working on immigration-related cases — and you are not registered as an immigration consultant — offering advice or assistance is considered unauthorized practice of law and can result in harsh penalties, including fees, suspended commission, or even criminal charges. Proper signage and other supplies, not offered by the NNA, may be required for Immigration Consultants in Utah. Please visit the Utah Division of Consumer Protection website for more details.