Alabama notaries are appointed and commissioned by the probate judges of the various counties. The probate judges report to the Alabama Secretary of State. To become an Alabama notary, follow the below steps.
How to Become an Alabama Notary
Step #1: Meet Eligibility Requirements
Must be 18 years old
Must be an Alabama resident or principally employed in Alabama
Must have good moral character and be capable of discharging notary duties
Must not have been convicted of a felony
Step #2: Complete Alabama Notary Application
Next, you will want to complete and submit the Alabama Notary Application.