Philadelphia City Council has amended Section 10-1001 of Title 10 of the Philadelphia Code relating to fees charged by the Commissioner of Records.
Effective August 3, 2009, the fee to be sworn in as a notary at the Philadelphia Department of Records office will increase from $70.50 to $100.50.
The fee breakdown is as follows:
Notary Public Commission and Bond Recording Fee $86.00
State Writ Tax $0.50
County Fee $2.00
Special Writ Tax 1 $2.00
Special Writ Tax 2 $10.00