Become a Nebraska Notary Public

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Nebraska Notary Commission Overview

The step-by-step process for becoming a notary public in the state of Nebraska is detailed below. Once you are ready to shop for supplies, simply visit our store. As a national provider of notary supplies, notary bonds, insurance, and training, has pretty much everything you need to become a Nebraska notary public.


Importance of Nebraska Notary Training

As a notary public in the State of Nebraska, you have UNLIMITED financial liability on EVERY document you notarize. You do not want to take the office of Notary Public lightly. The Nebraska Online Notary Course is the fastest, easiest and most affordable way for you to learn what to do and how to protect yourself as a notary. Whether you are a new or current notary public, you should spend some time learning the laws.

How to Become a Notary Public in Nebraska

Step-by-Step Instructions

How to Become a Nebraska Notary Public

1. Send a completed Application for Notary Commission, U.S. Citizenship Attestation Form, Nebraska Notary bond, and $30 fee to: Nebraska Secretary of State P.O. Box 95104, Lincoln, NE 68509-5104

  • Your signature in the Oath portion of the Application will need to be notarized. The Find a Notary feature from Notary Rotary can help you locate a Notary in your area.

2. If you are a non-resident of Nebraska, you must also send the Evidence of Employment in Nebraska Form with your application.

3. The Nebraska Notary exam will be emailed or mailed to you once the State has received your application and forms.

4. Complete the exam, then send the completed exam to the Secretary of State.

5. If you passed the test and have already sent your Notary bond with your application, you will receive your Nebraska Notary commission certificate.

6. Order your Nebraska Notary stamp and the rest of your Notary supplies. 


Commission Term: 4 years
Minimum Age: 19 years old
Residency: Resident
Stamp/Seal: Inked Stamp
Journal: Recommended
Bond: $15,000
Application Fee: $30
Eligibility: No felony convictions or other convictions involving fraud or dishonesty
Other: Be able to read and write English.
Have read and understand NE notary law.
Pass state exam


P.O. Box 95104
Lincoln, NE 68509-5104

Phone: (402) 471-2558