How To Become A Notary Public In Highland County

         1 - Contact Davis Law Office in Hillsboro at 937-393-4000 to purchase a Notary study book.
Each booklet is $15.00 made payable to the Highland County Bar Association.

​           2 - Study the booklet as long as you need to take the Notary Public test.  When you feel ready, contact Davis                        Law Office again at 937-393-4000 to make an appointment to take the test.  All applicants must take the                           test.  Renewal applicants must take a test every other renewal period.

           3 - Upon passing the test the applicant must take the State Application Form to the Common Pleas Judge for
                    his review and signature.  Once signed, applicant sends the signed form and $15.00 to the State of Ohio                         for their Notary Public Commission. 

           4 - Upon return of the Notary Commission it is filed with the Clerk of Courts Office in Hillsboro.  
Filing fee is $7.00.

                                                                                            Total Fee $37.00

If you have any questions contact: 

Davis Law Office at 937-393-4000

Highland County Clerk of Courts 937-393-9957 

Per 2303.07 of the Ohio Revised Code,   neither the Clerk of Courts or his staff are permitted to acknowledge or notarize

Please Note

Dwight "ike" Hodson

Highland County Clerk of Courts 
Hillsboro, Ohio

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