Minnesota Secretary Of State - Notary & Apostille
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Notary & Apostille

Find a Notary

Need to see if someone is listed as an active or inactive Minnesota Notary or locate a notary near you?


Existing Notaries

In order to:

Renew Your Commission Online
Change Your Name or Address
Print Your Commission Certificate

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Become a Notary

Interested in becoming a Notary Public? You've come to the right place. Registering as a notary with us is the first thing you do.


Apostille Authentication

is the process of verifying a document for use in a foreign country. Learn how to get a document authenticated.


Download our Notary Commission Guide and use it to assist you as a new or existing Notary Public with some basic fundamentals of notarization.

Notary Training & Supplies

The Minnesota Secretary of State does not offer training or supplies, but here is a list of places that do.


Notary Forms

If you have a commission which is expired, complete a
Notary Application

To request authorization for electronic notarizations, complete an
E-Notarization Authorization Application.


Notary Help

Find frequently asked questions, notary resources and information on how to file complaints.