THE GOVERNMENT
 
 
No. 29/2015/ND-CP  
THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Independence - Freedom – Happiness
 
Hanoi, March 15, 2015
 
Decree
Detailing and guiding the implementation of
a number of articles of the Law on Notarization [1]
 
Pursuant to the December 25, 2001 Law on Organization of the Government;
Pursuant to the June 20, 2014 Law on Notarization;
At the proposal of the Minister of Justice,
The Government promulgates the Decree detailing and guiding the implementation of a number of articles of the Law on Notarization.
Chapter I
GENERAL PROVISIONS
Article 1. Scope of regulation
This Decree details and guides the implementation of a number of articles of the Law on Notarization regarding transformation of notary bureaus into notary offices; consolidation, merger and transfer of notary offices; preferential policies for notary offices established in geographical areas with difficult or extremely difficult socio-economic conditions; conditions on working offices of notary offices; posting up of information on acceptance to notarize written agreements on division of estate and written declarations for receipt of estate; professional liability insurance for notaries and socio-professional organizations of notaries.
Article 2. Subject of application
This Decree applies to notaries, notarial practice organizations, socio-professional organizations of notaries, notarization requesters, and related individuals, agencies and organizations.
 
[1] Công Báo Nos 397-398 (01/4/2015)