Renewing notaries are required to take a three-hour approved notary refresher course and notary exam; this class will satisfy that requirement. Notary commission must not be expired. Register for the exam from 4:00-4:30pm. Exam is from 4:45-6pm. For the exam, both new and renewing Notaries need to bring the following:
- A $40 check made payable to “Secretary of State”
- Proper ID-current driver license or state issued ID card (must be a legal California resident)
- Two #2 pencils
- 2” X 2” passport color photo.
Live Scan fingerprints will be required after you pass the exam. Serious convictions may disqualify applicants. Must be 18+ years of age. Fingerprints required after you pass the exam. Arrive early, no one admitted after class begins. No refunds for late arrival.