Laws & Rules for Notaries Public in WA State

Becoming a Notary Public in Washington State comes with important responsibilities and obligations. While the Spokane Notary Group provides information to guide you through these legal and regulatory aspects, it is essential to remember that we are not licensed attorneys. If you need legal advice or have questions about specific legal matters, it's recommended to consult a qualified attorney in Washington State.

By understanding and adhering to the laws and regulations governing Notaries Public in Washington State, you will be better equipped to carry out your duties responsibly and contribute to the credibility of official documents and transactions.


The Washington State Department of Licensing has compiled a list of current laws and rules about notaries public. There is also information on rulemaking activity going on in the state, as well as access to public hearing records.


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Laws and rules: Notaries public


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