Notary Public
The Register of Deeds office administers notary public oaths for Rockingham County notaries Monday through Friday. To learn about the qualifications for notary public, follow this link to the  NC Department of the Secretary of State Notary Division. Once you have received your initial appointment or re-appointment you will receive by email a notice to be sworn in at the Register of Deeds office. The notary public oath fee is $10. You must present a photo ID. Oaths are administered Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. No appointment is necessary.

Notary appointments are not
 valid until the oath of office is taken.

THE OATH MUST BE TAKEN WITHIN 45 DAYS OF THE COMMISSION ISSUE DATE AS SHOWN ON THE "CERTIFICATE OF APPOINTMENT AS A NOTARY PUBLIC" LETTER.

If 45 days lapse before the oath is taken the applicant must re-apply.

The North Carolina Department of the Secretary of State regulates and defines North Carolina Notary Public policy. It educates, tests, qualifies, and commissions notaries public. Additional information and forms can be found at their website (www.sosnc.gov). If you have any questions regarding Notary Public policies or responsibilities, contact the Secretary of State's office.
 
We now offer notary services to the general public. Fees are set by the State of North Carolina, G.S. 10B-31, and is $5.00 per signature.

This service has been implemented by the Register of Deeds office in an effort to provide a convenient location to the citizens of Rockingham County while conducting additional business at the Rockingham County Judicial Center.

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      NCSoS Contact Info
      Website: www.sosnc.gov

      Phone: (919) 807-2219

      Mailing Address
      NC Secretary of State
      Notary Public Section
      PO Box 29622
      Raleigh NC 27626

      Street Address:
      NC Secretary of State
      Notary Public Section
      2 South Salisbury St
      Raleigh NC 27601
       
       
       
       

       Rockingham County North Carolina
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      Rockingham County Government
      371 NC Hwy 65
      Reidsville NC 27320
      Phone: 336.342.8100
      Fax: 336.342.8105
       
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