It's easy to apply with the Texas Secretary of State's office to become an online notary, but there are a few important steps you must complete before applying.
- Be a traditional notary public in good standing.
- Secure your digital certificate - see here for instructions.
- Request your digital seal from Notarize - instructions are included in the process of acquiring your digital certificate.
Once you've completed these steps, follow these instructions to become a commissioned electronic notary public in the Texas.
1. Download this document here.
Visit the Texas Secretary of State's website to start the application here.
2. You will need Adobe Acrobat on your computer.