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Renew as an Ohio Notary

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

Notary Public Renewal in Ohio

Three Reasons Why You Should Choose the NNA

  1. Renewing your Ohio Notary commission can be confusing. Our exclusive step-by-step checklist helps guide you through the process.

  2. Your supply package includes unlimited access to the NNA® Hotline, giving you expert assistance throughout your commission.

  3. 100% satisfaction and value pricing. Your state-required seal is guaranteed for the life of your commission!

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How to Renew as an Ohio Notary in Three Easy Steps

Complete your Ohio Notary Public Application
Every county in Ohio has a different renewal process. Contact the county in which you reside for instructions on how to begin the renewal process. A list of contacts is available on the Ohio Secretary of State website.

Need New Supplies? Order from the NNA!
The NNA offers supply packages that include a seal stamp, journal and more for your new commission term.

Receive Your Seal and Record Your Commission
When you have received your commission certificate, scan and email a copy to or fax to 1-800-833-1211. Upon receiving your paperwork, we'll manufacture and ship your new seal stamp. Once you record your commission with the Clerk of Courts, your process will be complete.

Let Us Guide You to Renewing as an Ohio Notary


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


Requirements to Become
an Ohio Notary

  • 18 years of age
  • State resident or resident of another state who is an attorney admitted to the practice of law in Ohio and has principal place of business or primary practice in Ohio
  • Must read, write and understand English
  • No lifetime felony conviction
  • Not had a Notary commission revoked
  • Other restrictions may vary by county


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

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