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