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3830 Valley Centre Dr., Ste 705, San Diego, CA, 92130 (Inside Postal Annex) Get Directions | Share

Notary Public FAQs

Why is Notary Required?

Documents are notarized to deter and insure proper execution. It is the responsibility of the notary public to ensure the signer have appeared before them and produced proper identification. The notary public officiates the signing and insures the documents are signed correctly.

What Types of Documents Need Notarization?

Usually legal documents require notarization. A common type of document that transfer the assets of one person to another. These documents are Wills, Deeds, Power of Attorney, Trusts, Affidavits. Medical Documents are common that need to be notarized.

Does a Notary Public Have to Read the Document?

No, a notary need only visually scan it for facts/tittle and is required by law to record in their “Official Journal of Notarial Acts” to identify the document being notarized for the signer … including date.

What Do I Need to Bring?

The entire document that needs to be signed and proper ID.

What are Acceptable Forms of Identification for Notary Services?

Normally … State issued ID cards, US Passport, US Military ID, State, county & local government ID’s, Permanent Resident Card, “Green Card” issued by the US Citizenship & Immigration Services.

What is the Cost?

In California, the cost of notarization is $15.00 per signature that needs notarization.

Do I Need to Make an Appointment for Notary Services?

Notary appointments or walk-ins are acceptable during business hours.


Walk-in Notary Service

Simply walk-in to our location during the following business hours:

Monday – Wednesday
8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Thursday & Friday
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM


Mobile Notary Service

Travel distance and fee may vary, and are conditional due to COVID-19.
A reasonable travel fee may apply for longer distances, depending on the number of notarizations.

For appointments or a price quote

Just call us 858-350-1275

Have Questions?

Speak with a Qualified Staff Member

Just call 858-350-1275 or contact us online.


Flexible Payment

Del Mar Live Scans accepts cash, and all major Credit, Debit and ATM cards for payments.

We are competitively priced and are able to invoice employers upon establishment of Corporate accounts.

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