Exam Registration:

Notary Public Candidate Information and Exam Schedule

Exam Materials

Please review the following materials to help prepare you for the exam:


Please view the Notary Public Handbook for Notary Public laws and important information.

Please note the exam is based on the information contained in the handbook.


To print the Notary Public Application, click here.


To download the complete schedule of exams please click on the appropriate link below.


July 2017 - December 2017


January 2018 - June 2018


To review and download the CPS HR NOTARY PUBLIC EXAMINATION SERVICES Testing Information document please click on the appropriate link below.


Testing Information (using the free Adobe Acrobat Reader)


To view information on qualifications to obtain a notary public commission, click here.


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Contact Notary

Public Department:

(916) 263-3520