Your One-Stop Shop to Become a Missouri Notary
The American Association of Notaries offers a simple step-by-step guide to become a Missouri notary. With our help, becoming a Missouri notary is easy and hassle free.
To become a Missouri notary you must:
Be 18 years of age or older.
Be a resident of the county in which you are applying to become a notary.
Reside legally in the United States.
Not have had your notary commission revoked during the past five years.
Be able to read and write the English language.
Not been found guilty, or entered a pleas of guilty or nolo contendere, in a criminal prosecution under the laws of any state or of the United States, of any felony or any offense involving dishonesty or moral turpitude during the past five years
How It Works
Read the Missouri Notary Public Handbook
Prior to submitting an application to the secretary of state, each Missouri notary applicant must read the Missouri notary public handbook or complete an approved training course and take a notary exam offered by the Missouri Secretary of State.
Complete an online notary application
Our Missouri notary application wizard will guide you step-by-step through the notary application process. Click here to create an account and to start the Missouri notary application process.
Purchase a four-year, $10,000 Missouri notary bond
No need to wait for days to receive your notary bond. You can now order the notary bond 24/7 and download it instantly upon checkout. A four-year, $10,000 errors and omissions insurance included at no additional cost to you. Click here to purchase a notary bond.
Purchase Missouri notary supplies
Purchase a Missouri notary stamp and a notary journal to perform notarial acts. All our Missouri notary stamps and journals comply with Missouri notary law requirements.
Email us a copy of your commission certificate
Fax or email a copy of your Missouri notary commission certificate so we can prepare and ship your Missouri notary stamp, record book, and any additional notary supplies you ordered.
Complete Missouri Notary Package
Everything you need to become a Missouri notary
Includes a One-year Membership to AAN
Limited time offer - save up to 40% on notary supplies
|Four-year, $10,000 Missouri notary bond.||$30.00|
|Four-year, $10,000 Missouri errors and omissions insurance policy included at no additional charge.||Included|
|Trodat self-inking rectangular notary stamp - Item # MO203.||$21.95|
|Missouri notary public record book - Item # MO702.||$ 9.95|
|Free one-year membership to AAN – A $19.00 value included with your supply order at no additional cost.||$19.00|
* This package may be purchased separately at the same net savings without the state mandatory 4-year, $10,000 notary bond for $14.95 plus $6.95 for shipping. Enter item # P101 on the order form. The Missouri 4-year, $10,000 notary bond may also be purchased separately for $30.00. Discounts/Savings apply only to supplies and not to notary bonds or errors and omissions insurance policies. The notary bond, notary stamp, and notary record book is required by Missouri notary law.
Five Simple Steps to Become a Missouri Notary
Apply online to become a notary in Missouri.
Click here to create an account to start the Missouri notary application process and take a FREE online notary training course offered by the Missouri Secretary of State. Our online notary wizard will guide you step by step through the Missouri notary application process. Within four to six business days after your submit the Missouri notary application, the Missouri Secretary of State will mail you a notary commission letter stating that you need to go to the county clerk's office to file the four-year, $10,000 notary bond, take the oath of office, and pickup your notary commission certificate.
Order your four-year, $10,000 Missouri notary bond - it includes a $10,000 errors and omissions policy at no extra cost.
Save time! No need to wait days to receive your notary bond. You can now order the notary bond 24/7 and download it instantly upon checkout.
Order your Missouri notary supplies.
Save up to 70% on the same Missouri notary supplies that you may find somewhere else plus receive a free one-year membership in the American Association of notaries at no additional cost. (A $19.00 value.) We offer only the highest-quality products, which comply with all Missouri legal requirements for notaries. All our Missouri notary stamps are manufactured in-house, and we stand behind them 100%. All our notary supplies come with a LIFETIME REPLACEMENT GUARANTEE – No questions asked! You can order your notary supplies during the notary application process.
File the notary bond with the county clerk's office.
Take the approval letter that you received from the State and the Missouri notary bond that you downloaded upon checkout to the county clerk's office to file your notary bond, take the oath of office, and receive your notary commission certificate. You have ninety days to file the notary bond with the county clerk's office. The clerk will staple the bond to the oath of office and official signature filing and mail them to the Missouri Secretary of State's office. This is the final step required to become a Missouri notary.
Fax or email a copy of your Missouri notary commission certificate to AAN.
If you ordered notary supplies, please fax or email a copy of the Missouri notary public commission certificate that you will receive from the county clerk's office to 1-713-649-0011 or email@example.com so we can prepare your notary stamp accordingly.
Do you want to apply by mail?
Please follow these five simple steps to apply by mail to become a Missouri notary.
Read the Missouri Notary Handbook.
Click here to download and complete a free Missouri written notary exam (approved by the Missouri Secretary of State) and then complete the Missouri notary application.
Complete the order form attached to the notary application packet.
Mail your completed Missouri notary application, signed notary training course, order form, and payment to the address listed on the notary application package. We will review your application for accuracy and file it with the Missouri Secretary of State.
Fax the notary approval letter to 1-713-649-0011 or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will prepare your Missouri notary bond so you can file it with the county clerk's office. We will mail your notary supplies once we receive a copy of your notary commission certificate.
Missouri notary bonds and errors and omissions insurance policies provided by this insurance agency, the American Association of Notaries, Inc., are underwritten by Western Surety Company (established 1900). Kal Tabbara is a licensed insurance agent in Missouri.