To Apply For A Legal Name Change:

  • Valid Government issued photo ID.
  • Completed Application with the documents specified within the application.
    • If you do not have the application you can pick it up in our office. There is no online application.
  • Original Electronic Fingerprints Document for anyone over 12.

Legal name changes take on average anywhere from 3 weeks up to 5 months depending on the complexity.

Ordering a Legal Name Change Certificate:

You are automatically issued a copy of the legal name change certificate. If you lose this document and require another copy you will need to do the following:

If the certificate is sent into our office they normally show up within 2-4 business days. If the certificate is mailed to you it can take up to 3 weeks.

Note:  To download PDF documents, right-click and select ‘save as’ and save to your computer. PDF documents must be opened in Adobe Acrobat Reader, not in your browser.