How much does a notary bond cost in Idaho?
Idaho notary surety bonds are required by the Secretary of State in the amount of $10,000. SuretyBonds.com issues these bonds instantly without a credit check for just $50. This means that all applicants pay just $8.34 per year of coverage! Get Bonded Today!
Errors and Omissions Insurance is available for a small additional cost.
|Bond Type||Bond Amount||Cost|
|$10,000 Notary Bond||$10,000||$50 for 6 years|
|$10,000 Notary Bond with Errors and Omissions Insurance||$10,000||$60 for 6 years|
Why do I need this bond?
Idaho notary bonds are put in place to ensure that notary publics have applied for appointment through the Secretary of the State of Idaho, been appointed as a notary public for the state for the specified commission and adhere to all terms listed in the Idaho Notary Public Act, Title 51 of the Idaho code. The bond remains in effect unless the notary fails to faithfully perform all duties of the office.
What’s the fine print?
Notary bonds in Idaho remain continuous until canceled. These bonds expire 6 years from the date of issuance.
How to become a notary in Idaho
To become an appointed notary public in Idaho, applicants must:
- be at least 18 years old
- be a resident of or doing business in Idaho
- be able to read and write English
- not have been removed from office for misconduct nor convicted of a serious crime within the last 10 years
The appointment process is as follows:
- obtain a rubber stamp
- post the proper surety bond
- pay the $30 filing fee
- submit the completed application packet to the Secretary of State in Boise, Idaho
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