Learn more about the qualifications for Notary Public and access all notary public forms by following this link to the North Carolina Department of the Secretary of State Notary Division website.

  • Download and mail your completed application to the North Carolina Department of the Secretary of State.
You will receive notice by mail from the North Carolina Department of the Secretary of State to be sworn in at the Wake County Register of Deeds office. Once received, you may bring your letter into the Register of Deeds office any time between 8:30 a.m. and 4:45 p.m.