A notary public (or notary or public notary) is a public officer constituted by law to serve the public in non-contentious matters usually concerned with estates, deeds, powers-of-attorney, and foreign and international business.
A notary’s main functions are to administer oaths and affirmations; take affidavits and statutory declarations; witness and authenticate the execution of certain classes of documents; take acknowledgments of deeds and other conveyances, protest notes and bills of exchange; provide notice of foreign drafts; prepare marine or ship’s protests in cases of damage; provide exemplifications; and perform certain other official acts depending on the jurisdiction.
In Guyana, the appointment of a Notary Public is an executive act.
No formal Notary Society appears to exist in Guyana.
We at Brampton Notary provide services for all notarial act required in Guyana.