“NOTE: the following items are Required for proper service “

• You must sign in front of the notary public.

• You must present a valid ID.

• You must bring the entire document not just the signature page to be notarized.


These are adequate forms of ID to bring:


• Georgia driver’s license or non-driver’s identity card

• foreign passport stamped by the US Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services

• US Passport

•  driver’s license or non-driver’s identity card issued by a territory of the US, another state, Canada or Mexico.

• Permanent Resident Card or “green card”

• military card


If you do not have these forms of ID, other acceptable IDs must have these 4 elements:


• The card or document is issued by a government agency.

• It has a number assigned by that agency.

•It has a picture of the holder.

• it has the signature of the holder.

Social security cards, birth certificate



• Social security cards

• birth certificates

• check cashing cards

• credit cards

• immigration cards

are NOT suitable for identification. 


If a signer does not have a Valid photo ID,

THEN he/she will need 2 PEOPLE present who will swear to his/her identity in order to be certified. The oaths of the affirming witnesses are satisfactory evidence for certification.