Connecticut notary information
Contact Information

Office of the Secretary of the State
P.O. Box 150470
165 Capitol Avenue Suite 1000
Hartford CT 06115-0470
Phone Number: 860-509-6200


Appointment and Commissioning

Qualifications, Fee & Examination
Any person eighteen years of age or older who either resides in or has a principal place of business in Connecticut may apply for appointment as a Notary Public.

All applicants must submit a completed application form and pay the application fee of $120.00. An examination is contained in the application process and the applicant completes the examination under oath. Successful applicants will receive a certificate of appointment.

Term of Appointment
Notaries in the State of Connecticut are appointed for terms of five (5) years.