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How Much May A Texas Notary Charge For A Notarization?

New Hotline Resized 3How much am I allowed to charge to notarize for a customer in the state of Texas?D.Z., Texas

The maximum fees you may charge are as follows:

  • Acknowledgment or proof, $6.00 for the first signature and $1.00 for each additional signature.
  • Administering an oath or affirmation, with certificate and seal: $6.
  • Providing a copy of a record or paper kept in the Notary’s office: 50 cents per page.
  • Taking a deposition: $6 for the oath, certificate, seal and other business connected with the deposition, plus 50 cents per 100 words.
  • Protesting for nonacceptance or nonpayment, register and seal, $4; each notice of protest, $1; certificate and seal to a protest, $4; protesting in all other cases, $4.
  • Certificate under seal not otherwise provided for: $6.
  • Performing any other lawful notarial act: $6.

Hotline answers are based on the laws in the state where the question originated and may not reflect the laws of other states. If in doubt, always refer to your own state statutes. – The Editors

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Sharon Darden

30 Jul 2018

Want to know how much fee can be charged..

Belinda N. Medina

04 Aug 2018

I need to get a replacement of my notary stamp. my stamp was in my desk and when i needed the stamp i was not able to find it. how do i go about reporting and receiving another

National Notary Association

08 Aug 2018

Hi Belinda. To help us answer your question can you please tell us what state you are commissioned in?

29 Mar 2019


National Notary Association

29 Mar 2019

Hello. Texas does not provide a fee schedule for travel fees in its Notary statutes.


25 Sep 2019

If I live in Texas and notarize 3 acknowledgements for a property sale and deed transfer how much can I charge??

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