Frequently Asked Questions
- What is a Notary Public?
A notary public is a public state officer commissioned (not licensed) by the appointed authority (in Florida, this is the Governor) in the state of residence.
2. What Does a Notary Do?
Florida Notaries can notarize signatures and perform other statutory notarial acts anywhere within the state including
Administer oaths and affirmations
Attest to photocopies of certain documents
Verify VIN (Vehicle Identification Numbers)
Certify the contents of a safe deposit box