What is a Notary Public?

A notary public is a person of demonstrated integrity appointed by a Clerk of Superior Court to serve the public as an impartial witness in taking acknowledgments, administering oaths and affirmations, and performing other acts authorized by law. Notaries are required to follow specific guidelines and exercise common sense judgement and discretion when executing their office.

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1. What is a Notary Public?
2. Who is eligible to become a Notary Public?
3. How do you apply to become a Fulton County Notary Public?
4. How long is my Notary Public Commission good for?
5. How can I renew my Fulton County Notary Public Commission?
6. Where can I find more information about being a Notary Public in the state of Georgia?