Appointment as a Public Notary - Northern Territory


You will need to obtain an appointment as a public notary if you intend to:

  • certify documents to be filed in a foreign court or the registered in a foreign country
  • take affidavits for use interstate or internationally 
  • protest or note protest of bills of exchange or bills of lading 
  • verify documents and take affidavits to comply with the requirements of a foreign law.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

For appointment as a public notary you must:

  • be of good fame and character
  • be competent to act as a public notary.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Please check with the agency for information on fees to be submitted.


Administering agency

Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.