Notary Commission

You must be a Scott County resident and you must have been approved and received your commission from the Minnesota Secretary of State.


Filing Process

File in person

File by mail/drop box/standby line

Print and complete the

Notary Signature Form (PDF)

Have you signatures notarized by a different notary.

Mail a copy of your commission card, notary signature form and payment to   

Scott County Government Center

Attn: Customer Service

200 Fourth Avenue West

Shakopee, MN 55379 

Apply in person

Acceptable IDs

 Acceptable proof of identity includes:

  • Current driver’s license 
  • Current state issued identification card
  • Current passport 
  • Naturalization certificate


Notary registration can be done for a fee of $20.

You can pay with cash, check (payable to Scott County) or credit card. If you pay with a credit card you will be paying a 2.45% convenience fee.