The Office of the Clerk of Superior Court approves and issues commissions of notary public. Each commission is for a term of four years and may be renewed prior to the expiration of the notary's term of office.
Forms are online - if you wish to become a notary, fill out the form online (link below) and print or download and fill it out. Then bring it to the Clerk's office. Click HERE for the Georgia Notary Public Application Form for New Appointments or Reappointment. By law (§45-17-2), all information contained in the application is open to public inspection. If you have questions concerning appointments or renewals, please contact the Clerk's office or the GSCCCA Notary Division for assistance.