The Clerk of Courts is responsible for recording notaries and keeping them on file. New filing and renewal cost $6.00. Checks can be made payable to the Summit County Clerk of Courts. Notaries can be filed by mail or in person at:
The Summit County Clerk of Courts
Attn: Civil Division
205 S. High Street, 1st Floor
Akron, OH 44308-1662
You may file in person Monday thru Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. If you are mailing the commission or filing in person, the back page of commission must be notarized by another notary. At this time, the Clerk’s Office does not notarize the Notary Commission.
The Akron Bar Association is the official provider of Notary Public registration and renewal for Summit County, Ohio.