​The Register of Deeds office administers notary public oaths for Wake County notaries Monday through Friday. To access notary public forms or to learn about the qualifications for notary public, follow this link to the North Carolina Department of the Secretary of State Notary Division. You will receive by mail a notice to be sworn in at the Register of Deeds office. 

The notary public oath fee is $10. You must show a photo ID when taking the oath.