Notary Information

Process for Swearing in as a Notary Public

When you are ready to be sworn in as a notary public, bring your bond and photo ID to the Recorder of Deeds Office. You can come any time between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. You will be sworn in and your bond will be recorded. The fee for this is $40.50. We accept cash, checks, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. All checks must be made payable to the Montgomery County Recorder of Deeds.

Then, visit the Prothonotary's Office in the Courthouse to have your signature registered. The fee is $3.25. The Prothonotary's Office accepts cash.

Should you have questions regarding this process, please feel free to contact the Recorder of Deeds Office at 610-278-3289.

Notary Public Forms