The Society in Figures

 

  • 491 notaries appointed
    • 129 in Barcelona city,
    • 208 in other towns in the districts of Barcelona; 72 in those of Tarragona, 65 in those of Girona, 37 in those of Lleida

 

  • Of the total of Catalan notaries:
    • 141 are in towns of less than 18,000 (class 3)
    • 128 in towns of between 18,000 and 75,000 inhabitants (class 2)
    • 222 are in cities with more than 75,000 inhabitants (class 1)

 

  • 1,298,469 notarial documents were authorised around Catalonia in 2014

 

  • 34 notarial districts
    • 17 in Barcelona, 6 in Girona, 6 in Lleida and 5 in Tarragona 

 

  • 41 archivist notaries

 

  • 17 kilometres of shelves and 146,000 volumes in the General Archive of Protocols of Barcelona

 

  • Today 31% of the notaries are women, with 69% being men