The Richmond Public Library offers free notary public service. This service covers basic notary services as a courtesy to our patrons with the following guidelines:
It is recommend, but not necessary to call ahead to verify the availability of our notaries.
By law, Virginia notaries are not authorized to certify true copies of birth, death, and/or marriage certificates.
A Virginia notary has the authority and sole discretion to refuse notarizing particular documents.
Approved: July 2013
Revised: July 25, 2018