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Become a Maryland Notary

Since 1957, the NNA has been serving the nation's Notaries. Let us help guide you through the process to become a Notary in Maryland.

Become a Notary Public in Maryland

Three Reasons Why the NNA Is Your #1 Choice When Becoming a Notary

  1. Fast, Easy, Worry-Free: Step-by-step checklist and unlimited toll-free access to our Maryland Notary experts take the worry out of commissioning and performing your duties. 

  2. Superior Training Helps You Avoid Costly Mistakes: Developed by the nation’s leading experts, our Maryland Notary Essentials course protects you against embarrassing, costly mistakes. 

  3. Supply Packages Designed Exclusively for New Notaries: Select from supply packages built by experts who’ve served millions of new Notaries just like you — your satisfaction is guaranteed.

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How to Become a Maryland Notary in Three Easy Steps

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.

Complete Your Maryland Notary Application
To become a Notary in Maryland, you must complete the Maryland Notary application online.

Become a Maryland Notary Public

When you have received a copy of your commission certificate, scan and email a copy to or fax to 1-800-833-1211.

Additional Resources


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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