Notaries with commissions issued between 1/13/2020-April 2020 will be granted an extended time for claiming the commission and taking their oath. Per the Secretary of the Commonwealth, this date is 6/19/2020. Clarifications on expiration dates or status of application processing should be posed to the Secretary of the Commonwealth directly (804-786-2441).
When the notary commission has been issued, the Secretary of the Commonwealth will send a notice to the applicant.
No appointment is necessary; however, it is suggested that you contact the Clerk’s Office to confirm your commission is ready for pickup.
When appearing to claim your commission, you should be prepared to present
confirmation received from the Secretary of the Commonwealth