InPower Movement, October 30, 2017October 30, 2017, 0 No. If you use a Notary (i.e. in the USA), it is only required that your Notary witness signatories in the act of signing the documents. They don’t need to read the documents. Learn more about Notaries here. Last Update: October 30, 2017 965 Signing Your Documents Total 0 Votes: 0 0 Thank you. Please tell us how can we improve this post: Captcha: + = Verify Human or Spambot ? Related Knowledge Base Posts -Who can be my two witnesses, and what will they do?What if there is a typo or error on my document?Can I have different Witnesses for my Bill of Lading and my NOL?