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Online Notary in New Jersey

Remote online notary, also known as R.O.N.,  is a virtual service that enables you to notarize your legal documents in New Jersey and other parts of the United States. With LawDepot’s Online Notary, you can engage with a notary public through your web device’s camera and microphone

Notarizing your legal documents enhances their validity, and LawDepot’s process is affordable and secure.  

New Jersey residents can notarize the following documents:

Yes, Online Notary is legal in New Jersey.  The next section will discuss the particular laws enabling New Jersey residents to notarize their documents online.

The Full Faith and Credit Clause allows notarizations performed in one state to still be valid in another. This clause also enables documents to be notarized online by a notary in one state to be valid in all other states. It is used in conjunction with the United States Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce (E-Sign) Act which, since enacted in the year 2000, recognizes e-signatures as valid in all states as well. 

New Jersey-specific online notarization laws 

In 2020, New Jersey introduced a temporary law under Executive Order 103 that allowed notary publics to perform online notary services. This made way for a permanent remote notarial law to be created the following year through Assembly 4250.

How much does LawDepot’s online notarization cost in New Jersey?

LawDepot's Online Notary charges $25 for the first seal and $10 for each additional seal. Our Online Notary service includes the costs for an acknowledgement or a jurat

  • Acknowledgement: when the parties express their willingness to sign a document to a notary. 
  • Jurat: when the parties take an oath or an affirmation before the notary about the truthfulness of the document's contents. 

You can save money by not traveling to a lawyer's office or paying expensive lawyer fees by using LawDepot's Online Notary.

Documents New Jerseyans cannot notarize with LawDepot’s Online Notary

LawDepot’s Online Notary cannot provide online notarizations for the following documents in New Jersey:

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