The Role of the Notary Public


Notaries are an integral part of the legal order in common and civil law. They one of the three pillars of the legal order (judges, lawyers, notaries). Although their role is wider in Quebec and British Columbia, their essential mission, is to confer authenticity on the legal instruments and contracts they establish for their clients in areas of law as diverse as marriage contracts, company statutes, wills, real estate transactions, etc.

What is a Notary Public?

A Notary Public is empowered by law and by custom and usage of notaries through the ages to:-

  • Administer Oaths

  • Attest Signatures

  • Authenticate Documents

  • Give Notarial Acts

  • Take Affidavits

  • Take Affirmations and Declarations

  • Issue notarial certificates in respect of documents and persons

  • Draw up Powers of Attorney and other legal documents customarily prepared by Notaries Public ... and many more.

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