Oath for Public Office

Congratulations on your recent appointment or assignment as a public official.  Please use our schedule to block a time to come to our office to be sworn-in.  


  • Your Oath will take place at the City Clerk's office in City Hall (210 Main St) 
  • Let us know when you arrive.
  • We will meet with you to complete the paperwork and administer the oath.
  • FOR NOTARIES AND JUSTICE OF THE PEACE ONLY: Bring all materials required to your appointment:
    • Your paperwork, including the certificate and letter you received from the appointing authority
    • Photo ID
    • Fee of $15 (cash or business check made payable to the City of Northampton)


NOTE: The Office is observing all safety standards to prevent the spread of COVID-19 as established by the Northampton Health Department. Please reschedule if you are sick or have COVID-19 related symptoms.