Illinois is working on a system that will require all notaries public to file their surety bonds with the state electronically. Illinois requires that notary public applicants provide $5,000 Illinois notary bonds that’s valid for the state’s four year notary appointment term.
This change might come as a surprise to notaries and underwriters alike, but rest assured knowing that SuretyBonds.com is working on a program that will comply with the state’s new electronic filing requirement, whenever it might go into effect.
And, SuretyBonds.com can still issue Illinois notary bonds instantly over the phone without a credit check. We provide a quick and easy way to buy your bond today!
Notaries will submit their original Illinois surety bond form to:
Secretary of State
Department of Index
111 E. Monroe
Springfield, IL 62756
Appointed notaries public can only begin notarizing documents in Illinois after
- their commissions have been recorded with the appropriate county clerk
- they’ve obtained an official notary public seal
For questions about becoming a notary in Illinois, individuals should call the state Department of Index at 1 (217) 782-7017. Click the button below to purchase your Illinois notary bond today.