Notary public, also referred to as public notary or simply notary, is a profession that can confuse many people. When needing advice and assistance preparing particular documentation, more confusion is usually the last thing that you need.
Perhaps the most important thing to know about what a notary public is can be found through the functions they perform, which includes:
- Preparing and certifying documents such as powers of attorney, wills, deeds and contracts
- Administering and verifying oaths
- Witnessing signatures to important documents, including statutory declarations, powers of attorney and contracts
- Noting and protesting bills of exchange
- Much more
Choosing a public notary you can trust
After understanding what notary public is, it’s easy to see why selecting someone who is reliable and trustworthy is essential. This is especially true when you consider that a notary in NSW needs to have at least 5 years of experience as a practising solicitor, be appointed for life by the NSW Supreme Court, and have statutory powers to witness and administrate a range of documents.
Adam Stack & Co has the relevant knowledge and expertise to help you. They can assist you with further questions and any of your notary needs. Why not find out what they can do for you today – call (02) 9922 2351!