Notary Public Candidate Information and Exam Schedule
What to Bring to the Exam
Bring the following materials with you to the testing center:
One of the following Photo Identification:
(current or issued within the last 5 years)
No other forms of photo identification are allowed.
A check, money order, or cashier's check for the appropriate fee made payable to The Secretary of State. The candidate’s name must be preprinted on the check; temporary checks are not accepted. Cash is not accepted.
A completed current application form (& fail letter if retaking the exam),
2" x 2" color passport photograph of yourself,
The original Proof of Completion from your mandatory education class, if you have completed the course,
Two (2) sharpened No. 2 lead pencils.
During the exam all personal belongings must placed in the designated location. Neither CPS nor the Secretary of State is responsible for personal belongings at the test; therefore, CPS recommends bringing only your I.D., application materials, and a check or money order into the exam room.