NOTICE: Notaries are temporarily at First Trust Centre, 200 South Fifth Street, Suite 400 South, from 10am - 2pm Monday through Friday, until July 31st.
Notary Public Appointment (KRS 423.010)
The Professional License Department handles applications for notary public commissions. The notary public commission is valid for four (4) years.
The following requirements must be met:
- Eighteen (18) years of age, of good moral character, and cannot be a convicted felon.
- Application for Appointment to the Office of Notary Public Form can be downloaded from the Secretary of State’s Office.
- Forward application of $10 to the Secretary of State’s Office. The Secretary of State’s Office will notify you by mail or email of approval. After securing bonding, bring the following to the Professional License Department:
- Proof of bonding
- Picture I.D.
- $19 Recording Fee
Our office is located at:
527 W. Jefferson St., Room 100A
Louisville, KY 40202