How to Become a Notary Public in West Virginia

West Virginia Notary requirements:

  • Minimum Age: 18 years old

  • Residency: Resident or place of employment or practice in this state

  • Commission Term – 5 year

  • Application Fee: $72

  • Must be able to read and write English. Must have high school diploma or its equivalent. Not be disqualified to receive a commission under W.Va. State Code§39-4-20(6)

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Step by Step instructions on how to become a West Virginia Notary

1. Purchase your Notary stamp and supplies on our website
2. Submit application to the state.
3. Once you receive your notary commission certificate, please forward a copy to us ( so we can ship your supplies.

Purchase Supplies

You can purchase your supplies from our website. Get your West Virginia Notary Stamp and Notary Journal from our store.