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Become a Notary in New York

Helping N.Y. Notaries pass the state exam with superior training and support.

Become a Notary Public in New York

How to Become a Notary

  1. Take and pass your exam: Our interactive prep course helps you pass the exam — we guarantee it. 

  2. Complete your application: Carefully review it, as incomplete applications will be returned by the state. 

  3. Complete the process: You'll get easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions.

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The One-Stop Shop for all things Notary

We'll help you pass your exam and make sure you have the supplies you need.

Our exam prep package includes: 

  • Comprehensive study guide
  • Flash cards
  • Timed practice exam
  • Guarantee you'll pass

Plus, rely on us for first-rate service, supplies, helpful how-to's, and everything you need to become a Notary. 

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Requirements to Become
a New York Notary

  • 18 years of age.
  • State resident or have an office or place of business in New York.
  • Must read, write and understand English.
  • Be of good moral character.
  • Must have the equivalent of "common school education".
  • No conviction of a felony or certain misdemeanors unless an executive pardon or a parole board certificate of good conduct has been received.


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

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