1. Home »
  2. Washington »
  3. Individual

Washington Notary Acknowledgement – Individual

The Washington Individual Notary Acknowledgement form is a document used to prove that a signature on a legal instrument is legitimate. It is necessary that the individual seeking notarization present themselves before the notarial officer, prove their identity, and state that they inscribed their signature as an act of their own free will and for the purposes relayed in the document. The notarial officer will complete the form with the name of the individual, the date of the notarization, their signature, and their official stamp and seal.

Laws – §42.44  Notaries public.


State of Washington
County of ___________

I certify that I know or have satisfactory evidence that _____________ [Name of Person] is the person who appeared before me, and said person acknowledged that (he/she) signed this instrument and acknowledged it to be (his/her) free and voluntary
act for the uses and purposes mentioned in the instrument.



(Seal or stamp)

My appointment expires:__________