Become a Missouri Notary

We make it simple to become a notary in Missouri — here are the steps to take to get started:

Steps for becoming a Missouri notary

1. Be sure you meet Missouri requirements.

You must:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be a legal resident of the county you are applying for
  • Be a registered voter for the county to which you are applying or be a legal alien of the US
  • Be able to read and write English
  • Have not had your notary commissions revoked during the past 10 years
  • Non-residents of Missouri may apply if employed in Missouri and planning to use the commission only for that place of business
  • Any permanent resident alien under Section 245 of the Immigration and Nationality Act can become a notary public in Missouri

2. Fill out our online form.

Get started with our easy to complete online form — you can finish in minutes. This is where you will purchase your $10,000 bond which is part of your notary package. Pay online with our safe checkout page. We make it fast and convenient.

3. Provide your notary bond information to apply online with the state.

Notary of America provides simple instructions for this step, so you can easily apply online at the state's website. As the end of this process, you'll download and print your notary certificate to scan and email to us at We need your notary certificate to manufacture your custom notary stamp.

4. Get commissioned by the state.

Once the state of Missouri has processed your online application and commissioned you to be a notary in Missouri, we send your complete notary package.

We make becoming or renewing your Missouri notary easier than you think. Start the process now and you'll soon be on your way to notarizing.