What Can a Public Notary Do for You?

A public notary is an official appointed by the state who can perform various legal services for the public, including witnessing and authenticating documents. In Australia, a public notary is legally recognised and has the authority to certify documents and administer oaths. But what specific tasks can you expect from this type of official? Authentication of Documents A notary can help you authenticate important documents such as agreements, contracts, wills, powers of attorney and affidavits.