Notary Commission

Become a Notary Public

To become a Notary Public in Minnesota, you must first apply to:
Minnesota Office of the Secretary of State
180 State Office Building
100 Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard
St Paul, MN 55155

The Secretary of State will issue you a Notary Commission card that must be registered in the county where you reside. To register in Cook County, please bring your Notary Commission card, photo ID and $20.00 to the Recorder’s Office at the Cook County Courthouse.

More Information

For information on becoming a notary, visit the Office of the Secretary of State’s Notary Public website.

Contact Us

Dusty Nelms
County Recorder

Holly Schroeder
Chief Deputy Recorder

Cook County Courthouse
411 W. 2nd Street
Grand Marais, MN 55604

Fax: 218.387.3043
Monday – Friday
8am – 4pm
© 2017 Cook County Minnesota