Minnesota: Become A Notary: Minnesota Notaries are commissioned by the Governor for a 5-year term. Application are registration fees are required.

Minnesota Requirements:

You must be at least 18 years of age. You must be either a Minnesota resident, or a resident of a county in IA, ND, SD or WI and list the Minnesota County you will be filing in upon receiving your commission. Non-resident notary applicants must designate the Secretary of State as their agent for service of process.

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