Explore information about changing the name of an adult or a child. Find instructions, forms, and answers to frequently asked questions.
Changing an Adult’s Name Learn how to change the name of an adult (18 years or older) as well as how to change your name to your former name if you are divorced or in the process of getting divorced.
Changing a Child’s Name Learn how to change your child’s name with guides to help you whether you are the only parent requesting the name change, both parents doing it together, or the child’s legal guardian.
Frequently Asked Questions Read answers to common questions related to changing someone’s name.