The City of Northville offers notary services. Notary services will
be provided pursuant to the laws of the State of Michigan. Please be
aware that a Notary is actually witnessing you sign a document and not
verifying the accurateness of the document being signed. Do not PRE-SIGN
your documents before coming into a Notary's office.
Notaries acting on behalf of the City of Northville shall:
Only notarize documents written in English, or with the English
Notarize completed documents, which shall not contain blanks.
Confirm the identity of all individuals requesting notary
service against a government issued photo identification card (i.e.
driver's license or state id). All individuals requesting notary
service must be present.
Act as a witness to and notarize the same document.
Not certify or notarize that a record is an original or true
copy of another record. If you need a "certified True Copy" of a
document, you must go to the place of origin to obtain it.
Not notarize copies of passports or I-9 forms, closing
documents, trusts, or wills.
Not certify that a statement is true or certify documents
attesting that you are citizen, are alive, etc.
We reserve the right to refuse to notarize any document.
The Notary fee is $5 for each notarial act performed.