Notary Public


1. Complete Notary Application

The Office of the Great Seal now requires all applications to be typed. Handwritten applications will be rejected. Please click here for the fillable application.

2. Submit $10,000 Surety Bond

3. Produce Driver’s License or Pictured State ID. Name and address MUST match the information that is being put on the application.

4. $10.00 Filing Fee payable to the Wexford County Clerk. 

Applicant must be:

a. 18 years of age

b. Resident of Wexford County or

c. Employed in Wexford County if a Non-Michigan resident.


* Commissions are 4-5 years ending on Notary’s Birthday
* Commissions are non renewable – must apply for new commission each time

For rules and regulations see