Commissioners for Oaths perform important functions in our society. They are expected to comply with the highest standards of behaviour as set out in the Notaries and Commissioners Act and the Commissioners for Oaths Regulation. Commissioners for Oaths can administer oaths and take and receive affidavits, affirmations and declarations.
The Township of Whitewater Region offers a commissioner of oaths service. The individual or persons required to execute the document must attend the office and provide personal identification that includes your photo and signature. The document must be signed before the Commissioner of Oaths Please note that not all documents can be commissioned. Examples that cannot be commissioned include wills, codicils to wills, power of attorney forms, divorce, separation or custody documents, and non-municipal real estate documents.
Also, if your document requires a notarized signature, please contact your legal counsel as this type of document cannot be commissioned. The current fee for the commissioning of a document is $10.00 payable to the Township of Whitewater Region, for further information, please contact The Township of Whitewater Region at 613-646-2282.