Martin P. Moloney, Notary Public

    A Notary Public is a public officer appointed by the Supreme Court of Ireland to serve the public in matters usually concerned with foreign or international business. Acts carried out by a Notary Public are recognised around the world.

    A Notary Public is empowered by law to carry out the following services:

    • Administer Oaths
    • Witness/ Attest Signatures on Deeds and official documents
    • Authenticate Documents for use in Ireland or abroad (e.g. Marriage Certificates, Powers of Attorney, Qualifications, etc.)
    • Take Affidavits (other than for use within the courts of Ireland)
    • Take Affirmations and Declarations
    • Receive and Make Protests under Mercantile Law (promissory notes and Bills of Exchange) and issue notarial certificates in respect of documents and persons
    • Draw up Powers of Attorney and other legal documents customarily prepared by Notaries Public
    • Assist in matters of Admiralty Law and Ships Protests
    • Certification of documents for foreign adoptions
    • Procure an Apostille Certificate* from the Department of Foreign Affairs verifying the authenticity of documents for use abroad
    • Certifying the authenticity of official signatures and/or the official seal applied to a public document under the Legalisation* procedure.

    The office is conveniently located in Dame Street, Dublin 2 in the heart of Dublin City Centre.

    Martin Moloney

    *For more information on the Apostille and Authentication of documents please see The Department of Foreign Affairs website