Notaries

Notaries can provide various services, often at a lower cost than lawyers. For Elder abuse issues and related items this can include:

  • advance planning / estate planning and documents:
    • power of attorney
    • representation agreement
    • advance directive
    • wills & wills searches
  • commissioning affidavits and statutory declarations
  • travel documentation
    • authoriziation for minor child to travel
    • proof of identity for travel
    • letters of invitation
    • passport support document (stat dec in lieu of guarantor)
  • notarial (certified) true copies of documents
  • contracts and agreements
  • execution/authentication of international documents
  • insurance loss declarations
  • purchase and sale of a business
  • Personal Property Security Agreements
  • marine matters:
    • marine protestations
    • marine bill of sale and mortgages
  • residential and commercial real estate documents:
    • transfers (including manufactured homes)
    • mortgage refinancy documentation
    • purchaser’s side of foreclosures
    • leases and transfers of leases
    • easements and right of ways
    • restrictive covenants and builders’ liens
    • zoning applications & subdivisions/statutory building schemes

To learn more about Notaries and their services you can visit BC Notaries