You are required to prove your name on the document thru an accepted photo ID.
The name listed on your document must be equal or less than what is listed on your ID.
One of the following current, unexpired ID's can be used for your notarization:
Any State issued Driver License
Canadian or Mexican Driver License
State issued ID card
State issued Senior Citizen ID card
Passport (must be stamped by INS)
California Inmate ID Card
All of the ID cards listed above must be current and must show all ID information:
name and photo
date of birth
No ID? *
*If you don't have any current ID from the list of acceptable IDs, you are allowed to use 2 Credible witnesses.
Each credible witness must:
The credible witnesses are there only to swear to the identity of the signer. They have no legal liability for the document or for the signer signing the document.