Changes coming in 2018

New laws and rules for notaries will become effective July 1, 2018. See our Laws and Rules page for information on how these changes will affect you.

Notary public news

To gather public feedback on proposed notary rules changes, we're hosting public meetings so you can make suggestions and ask questions. To participate, you can:

  • Email us at
  • Participate in person at one of the meetings below
  • Call into a meeting at Kennewick, Spokane or Vancouver – see the agenda for call in information
Meeting dates and locations Agendas and materials

Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.

Hilton Seattle Airport
Columbia Room
17620 International Blvd
Seattle, WA 98188

In person only

February 15 agenda

Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.

Hilton Garden Inn Tri-Cities
Kennewick Room
701 North Young Street
Kennewick, WA 99336

In person or call-in

February 22 agenda

Friday, February 23, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.

Hotel RL Red Lion Spokane at the Park
Corbin Room
303 W North River Drive
Spokane, WA 99201

In person or call-in

February 23 agenda

Monday, February 26, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.

Marshall Community Center
MCC-Oak Room
1009 E McLoughlin Blvd
Vancouver, WA 98663

In person or call-in

February 26 agenda

Related information

Washington Healthcare Finder
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Access Washington – official state government website