Michigan Department of State
Office of the Great Seal
Notary Public Information

The Michigan Notary Public Act provides that a notary public may charge up to $10.00 for performing a notarial act.. Additional fees for travel may be negotiated between the notary and the client prior to the commencement of the travel.

The oath and bond filing fee at the county level is $10.00. Charter counties with a population of 2,000,000 or more may charge a different fee. The application fee to be forwarded to the Office of the Great Seal with the completed application is an additional $10.00, in the form of a check payable to the "State of Michigan."

A county clerk may collect a processing fee of $10.00 for certifying a notarial act of a notary public.