Become a Notary

Considering a career as a legal professional in BC? Here is what is involved in becoming a Notary Public.

The Society accepts applications for the Notary Education Program each year from May 1st to Jan 2nd. Preliminary interviews are conducted in October through February. 

All applicants are advised that there are a limited number of spaces in the SFU program with the class size is limited to 32 students. Generally, the Society will receive and interview 50 – 60 fully qualified applicants for the 32 spaces. Selection is done by the Membership and Credentials Committee on the basis of the full application and the interview.

The Society of Notaries Public complies with the Human Rights Act and encourages applications from all individuals interested in becoming a Notary Public in B.C.

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