Maryland: Become A Notary Public: Maryland Notaries are appointed by the Governor for a 4-year term. Application and commision fees are required.

Maryland Requirements:

  • must be iving or working in Maryland
  • at least 18 years of age
  • of known good character, integrity and abilities

Requirements to become a Notary Public in Maryland are subject to change. Visit the Maryland Notary Public page for details and updates on becoming a notary in Maryland. Additional requirements may apply.